Articles tagged "work"

  • Pay day
    Last updated: 13/02/2013 - 13:02

    Brits now earn the same amount they did in 2003 after inflation has taken its toll on our wages.

  • Open for business
    Last updated: 15/02/2013 - 16:54
    News by Hugh Morris

    The number of self-employed workers rose by 367,000 since 2008, the start of the economic downturn, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.

  • Old entrepreneur
    Last updated: 23/11/2012 - 17:14

    Entrepreneurs are now more likely to be over 55 rather than in the 25-to-34 age bracket, according to Castle Cover.

  • Last updated: 26/11/2012 - 17:02
    Article by Ruth Jackson

    September saw the number of people out of work fall by 7,000 and the number of people returning to work increase by 236,000. However, dig a bit deeper and the enthusiastic employment reports reveal yet more misery.

  • Need job
    Last updated: 12/09/2012 - 15:36

    The number of people unemployed dropped by 7,000 to 2.59 million in the three months to July, compared with the previous three-month period, according to the Office for National Statistics.

  • Red tax
    Last updated: 26/01/2015 - 12:16
    Article by Moneywise editorial team

    Are you being taxed the right amount on your earnings? Moneywise tells you what to look for in your tax code.

  • Pound coin dominoes
    Last updated: 23/08/2012 - 12:03
    News by Ruth Jackson

    It's GCSE results day, and as the nations 16 year-olds find out how they did, new research has revealed their financial aspirations.

  • Woman with bills
    Last updated: 02/08/2012 - 12:37
    News by Emma Gunn

    An equal number of men and women are now being declared bankrupt after the number of female insolvencies has jumped by 7% in the past four years.

  • Classifides
    Last updated: 19/06/2012 - 10:17
    News by Rebecca Rutt

    UK unemployment for people aged between 18 and 24 has shot up by 78% since 2000, according to a report by the TUC.

  • Mother and son
    Last updated: 25/03/2013 - 12:42

    Rises in the cost of childcare are outstripping growth in wages and inflation, leaving lots of mums with a dilemma as to whether it pays to return to work.