Hello and welcome to this week’s Money Talks – a roundup of the week’s biggest stories and some things you may have missed.
Leaked immigration plans ‘catastrophic’ for industry, say employers
Bell Pottinger expelled from PR trade body after South Africa racism row
Ryanair: pay £5 for priority boarding to carry on wheelie bags
McDonald’s workers to go on strike in Britain for first time
Lego to axe 1,400 jobs
Contactless means your car keys are the debit card of the future
Surreal estate - Munkkiniemi tower
In the spotlight
Navient has thrived as student loan debt spirals across the US. Its story reveals how, instead of fighting inequality, the education industry is reinforcing it. Daniel Rivero reports
I tried to phone Amazon but the premium rate left me feeling robbed
Time is running out for eBay/Paypal to get a grip on fraud
After BA’s IT meltdown our claim has finally taken off
For ‘instant’ access read ‘no’ access to Ulster Bank
I’m a doctor trying to diagnose why I’m still on BT’s waiting list
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