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Universal Credit To Have Varying Impacts on Claimants

After the change to universal credit, almost 2 million people will lose over £1,000 a year, according to research by a leading thinktank.

The Institute for Fiscal Studies further sa...

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24 Apr 2019
Money

Risk of getting rid of 1p and 2p coins 'unfounded', say Bank of England economists

Bank of England economists have reopened the debate over the future of 1p and 2p coins by suggesting that their withdrawal from circulation would not result in inflation. 

In a blog...

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22 Aug 2018
Money

Government announces pay rises for 1 million public sector workers

The government has said that one million public sector workers are going to receive their biggest pay rise in nearly 10 years, including 2.9% extra for armed forces, 2.75% for prison officers...

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24 Jul 2018
Money

Smart meters to cut energy bills by £11 instead of £26, says MPs

Homes that install smart meters are expected to make an annual saving of £11 per year, less than originally hoped. A parliamentary group report now predicts a fuel saving of £26.

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21 Jul 2018