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Could you claim a uniform tax rebate? Here's how to do it for free

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 | News

Workers eligible for tax rebates on work expenses such as tools and uniforms should avoid paying fees for a free claim.

Funny money: get paid £20 an hour to enter competitions for others

Thursday, 04 October 2018 | News

People looking to make some extra cash can sign up to a service and enter competitions on behalf of others. 

Dame Helen Morrissey: Men and women need to work together to bring more women into the boardroom

Monday, 01 October 2018 | News

As the number of female board members reaches nearly one in three, Helena Morrissey, head of personal investing at Legal & General, says this has been achieved because men have been involved.

Give workers share of FTSE firms says Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | News

A new policy floated by the Labour party could see British companies with more than 250 workers forced to hand over 10% of their equity to staff.

Wage growth accelerates as the number of over-65s in work hits a record high

Tuesday, 11 September 2018 | News

Workers’ wages are rising at a faster rate than in previous months while the number of over-65s in employment has hit record levels, according to new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

State Pension Shortfall Day: Couples on state pension run out of money

Monday, 03 September 2018 | News

Today is ‘State Pension Shortfall Day’ when the average spending of a retired two-adult household outstrips the income from two full state pensions.

You don’t need a degree to be a high earner

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

Job site Indeed has revealed there are plenty of high-paying jobs which don’t require a degree.

Wage growth disappoints, as unemployment reaches 43-year low

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 | News

Real wages have displayed their weakest growth rate in almost a year, despite unemployment falling to a 43-year low.

Does my daughter’s career matter as much as my son’s?

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 | Article

Our children are born equal. We have the same hopes and dreams for them. However, many parents probably wouldn’t admit that their expectations for their children are different according to their genders.

One in four workers over 40 fears outliving their savings more than death

Monday, 30 July 2018 | News

One in four workers aged over 40 fears outliving their savings more than dying, new research from Leeds Building Society shows.