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The doctor fighting poverty by prescribing money Where some doctors see only heart disease or depression, Canadian GP Gary Bloch also sees poverty and homelessness. He realised that his pat... Health Lifestyle Money Society
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An ethical tide: the UK’s first sustainable current account, two years on Two years ago, sustainable bank Triodos launched its personal current account. We explore the impact and uptake so far, and how it is a chan... Written in partnership with Triodos Bank
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Managing finances: 5 smartphone money apps From an app that helps users budget to one that invests your spare change from everyday purchases on your behalf, five smartphone apps to he... Lifestyle
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What went right? April to June 2017 From terror attacks in London and Manchester, to the US withdrawal from the Paris climate treaty, and the Grenfell Tower fire: bad news has ... Media Society
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Finland launches basic income scheme Finland becomes the first European country to pilot a basic income scheme. Could unconditional monthly payments curb mass unemployment and c... Economics
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‘Quantitative Easing for People’ could stimulate the economy without risking financial meltdown Money creation programmes usually increase inequality and household debt. But there is an alternative, writes Fran Boait of campaigning orga... Economics Money
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