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Autumn Budget 2017: Government boosts personal allowance and minimum wage – what you’ll receive in 2018/19

Wednesday, 22 November 2017 | News

Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced an increase in the personal allowance and higher rate tax band, while the national living wage and minimum wage will also rise in the next tax year.

‘Fifty-somethings’ face unemployment trap

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 | News

People in their 50s are more likely than any other age group to be unemployed and find it harder to get a new job than younger workers, according to a new study from the Centre for Ageing Better.

Student entrepreneurs: How to start a business alongside studying

Thursday, 07 September 2017 | Article

Students have a myriad of things to balance, such as managing their grades and a social life simultaneously. But this doesn’t have to hamper you from launching your own business start-up.

Fancy working outside? Here are the 10 best paid outdoor jobs

Monday, 14 August 2017 | News

Although the weather this summer has been mixed, many people are happy to brave the British seasons and are being handsomely rewarded for doing so.

A third of teens ‘carefree’ with their cash

Monday, 14 August 2017 | News

The summer holidays are in full swing, but 35% of teens are being “carefree” or not very careful with their cash, Equifax research reveals.

Student working over the summer? How to reclaim overpaid tax

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | Article

Students, like all others, have to pay tax on their earnings if they exceed £11,500 a year as of 6 April 2017.

Eight ways for teenagers to make money

Friday, 04 August 2017 | Article

During my week of work experience at Moneywise, I was asked to investigate the various ways teenagers in 2017 could make some extra money.

John Lewis and Waitrose put £36m aside for payroll error

Thursday, 11 May 2017 | News

John Lewis and Waitrose staff on the minimum wage may be due a share of £36 million, as the retailers have discovered a potential payroll error.

140,000 Tesco employees to be reimbursed after payroll error

Thursday, 09 March 2017 | News

Tesco has announced that 140,000 current and former employees will be reimbursed, after it uncovered staff had been underpaid.

City Survivors: (Unbelievably,) millennial women still face a lifetime gender pay gap

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Women’s rights have progressed massively since 1928, when we were finally allowed to vote in parliamentary elections, and since 1970, when the Equal Pay Act was introduced to prevent direct and indirect discrimination in the...