Category: Environment

Learning about location

The term location, location, location has little more relevance than when you are trying to secure a school place for your child. Although the current school system claims you can choose which educational facility you would like your little Einstein … Continue reading

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Will the winter floods affect the UK housing market?

The answer to this question is yes in a number of ways. The recent Floods have had a devastating impact not only on people’s lives and homes but they will also affect the country’s real estate market. In the UK … Continue reading

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Living standards to remain low until at least 2018, says Office for Budget Responsibility

People in the UK will not see a return to a level of living standards anywhere near they enjoyed before the recession until at least 2018, the Office for Budget Responsibility has identified. In a study conducted by the OBS, … Continue reading

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Families will have to wait till summer to clear Christmas debts

The average household in the UK will take until this summer to pay off the debts they have recently acquired to afford the cost of this Christmas, a study from the Trades Union Congress had said.

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Saving into a pension: what do you need to know?

People can be put off the idea of starting a pension for many different reasons with less than a third of UK adults currently saving for their retirement. However, pensions aren’t just for older people. It doesn’t matter whether you’re … Continue reading

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3 simple savings ideas before winter

With summer almost over for another year, our thoughts start to turn towards the prospect of cold, gloomy mornings and the possibility of a white Christmas.

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Savings accounts: Best deals on the market?

Despite a recent fall in Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Retail Price Index (RPI) inflation, savers are still struggling to find savings accounts that give them a healthy return on their investments.

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Energy bills: Consumers to feel squeeze

Rising energy bills are just one of the household expenses that are currently putting a squeeze on consumers’ budgets.According to the latest figures from the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), one in ten households are in fuel poverty, … Continue reading

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