How much cash would you need to quit work?

Moneywise asks five 40-something wage earners what sum they have in mind that would enable them to leave their jobs and retire in comfort.

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Workers get highest pay rise in a decade, but prices could increase faster as a result

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 | News

British workers are receiving the highest pay rises since the end of 2008, but higher inflation could rear its ugly head as a result.

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.

Can my employer take me off its death in service scheme when I’m 65?

Friday, 21 September 2018 | Question and Answer

Yes, they are.

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).

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.

Pay rises for around one million public sector workers

Wednesday, 25 July 2018 | News

GPs, dentists, teachers, police and prison officers are among around one million public sector workers set to get their biggest pay rise since the financial crisis.

Poorest 30% of families 'up to £150' worse off

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 | News

Britain’s poorest 30% of families were up to £150 worse off in 2017/18 compared to the 2016/17 financial year, according to a report by an independent think tank.

I am retired and did some freelance work - should I register as self-employed?

Tuesday, 17 July 2018 | Question and Answer

If you know that by paying two years of NICs you will boost your state pension, then the cheapest option is to check whether looking after your grandchildren qualifies you for NI credits.