This week, George Osborne announced his intentions to drop certain green levies, distancing the government from involvement in some areas of the sector. This may appear to be letting the cards fall where they may, and there have been several vocal opponents to the move...
Rising food, fuel and energy costs consistently come top of consumers' financial worries; and we are increasingly seeing people getting into debt or using credit to pay for essentials like food and household bills. Large numbers of households have no financial buffer to draw on if they're hit by an unexpected expense... The cost of living election battle has already started.
Motorists spared next autumn's planned fuel duty rise have been handed more good news. First, supermarket Sainsbury's said
The squeeze on household budgets tightened further last month as official figures revealed hikes in energy bills and fuel
Low-cost carrier Ryanair has reported a €18 million (£15.4m) profit for the third quarter, despite fuel costs rising by more
Today's evidence from R3, the insolvency practitioners, that the rapid and rabid growth of Britain's payday loan industry is leading people to go hungry in order to repay these debts, is saddening but not surprising to me.
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Britain's biggest holiday firm has warned that the price of a summer holiday will rise next year as