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Rent-to-own company Brighthouse will close 30 of its stores and cut 350 jobs, shrinking its size by around a tenth. The closures around Britain are due to take place over the next two months, with Brighthouse's 3,000 workforce already informed. https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/news/article-6673493/Rent-firm-Brighthouse-close-30-stores-cut-350-jobs.html?mrn_rm=rta
If you've been enjoying Tesco's Clubcard Boost events, where you can double the value of your points and the like - bad news - the last one is imminent, as the supermarket are scrapping the scheme. The last boost will be held from 16th May until 26th June, so don't dither. The idea is to make these schemes easier to understand, and to make Clubcard points simpler. Clubcard Boost events have given the opportunity to swap points online or in stores, in multiples of £5 for £10 vouchers which you can spend in specific departments. However, over on their website, they've said
Royal Bank of Scotland is to axe 1,400 jobs over the next two years as part of a restructuring of its UK retail banking head office. This will take the total number of staff cut since the bank was bailed out by taxpayers in 2008 at a cost of £45.5bn to 38,900. Ross McEwan, chief executive of UK retail banking at RBS, said the cuts were necessary to improve the lender's service to customers. "We are investing £700m in the next three years in new and improving services. Regrettably, we can only do that by restructuring the way we work in head office so that every effort is concentra