Identity theft is reaching "epidemic levels", according to a fraud prevention group, with people in their 30s the most targeted group.
Provident Financial has issued its second profit warning in two months. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA. Provident Financial. Provident Financial sees nearly �1.7bn wiped off stock market value.
Job opportunities are diminishing, with employers' plans to hire falling to their lowest level in a year as the economic outlook darkens.
The FTSE 100 is treading water in flat territory today with advertising giant WPP's 11pc plunge after it slashed its full-year sales growth forecast almost single-handedly holding back the blue-chip index.
More than 130 car keys have been stolen following a major break-in at a single meet-and-greet airport parking firm - and four vehicles snatched from another site.