inflation

Millennials face twice the inflation rate versus pensioners

Millennials - those aged 25-34 years - face at least twice the inflation rate of older generations, according to new research from Fidelity.

Read more »

Check out the best ways to beat inflation

If the cost of living rose by 3% a year, the spending power of your money would halve in 25 years. At 5%, it would lose half its value in just 15 years.

Read more »

Inflation drops to 0.3% as air fares and clothing prices fall

Inflation fell to 0.3% in the year to April, down from 0.5% in March – the first drop since September 2015.

Read more »

UK back in inflation

Fears that the UK may be heading for a period of prolonged deflation have eased as inflation returned, to 0.1%, in May from a contraction of 0.1% in April.

Read more »

Inflation sticks at 0%

The UK's consumer prices index (CPI) remained flat at 0% in March as the economy staves off deflation.

Read more »

UK inflation falls to 0%

Inflation has fallen to 0% for the first time since it began to be measured by the consumer price index in 1997, edging the UK closer to deflation.

Read more »

Inflation rate slows to lowest on record

The speed at which prices have been rising in the UK slowed to the lowest rate on record of just 0.3% in the year to January 2015, providing a boost to the nation's savers.

Read more »

Inflation falls to 15-year low

Savers were buoyed today by news that inflation fell to just 0.5% in December 2014 - its lowest point since May 2000, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Read more »

UK inflation hits 12-year low

Inflation has fallen to 1% for the year to 30 November, 0.2% lower than predicted and the weakest it has been for 12 years.

Read more »

Inflation falls to five-year low

Inflation has fallen to its lowest point in five years, with prices rising by approximately 1.5% over the 12 months to August, down from 1.6% in July.

Read more »