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3 Ways To Get Help With Childcare Costs

Childcare is one of those astronomical expenses that we don't really consider until we start to need it. At which point, we gasp for...

Living standards to worsen by 2020

Low and middle income households will have poorer living standards in 2020 compared to 2008, with incomes for the lowest groups set to fall by as much as 15%. The prediction comes in a "sobering" report for the Resoluti...

Child benefit changes edge closer

Child benefit changes will leave families where just one partner works and earns £60,000 with an income that is below average, once taxes are taken into account - surprising new analysis has shown. The controversial reforms, set...

Pay deals ‘letting down’ families

If nothing else, you've got to be thrifty out there - that's the take-home message from a new report which has warned that millions of normal families are being pushed into debt. Of Britain's 29.1 million-strong wo...

Budget 2012: Case studies – meet the winners and losers

Let’s face it, trying to absorb the Chancellor’s full hour-long speech, working out what it will mean specifically to us and our families is...

Beware the true cost of rent-to-buy products

With many of us on tight budgets, 'rent-to-buy' household products might seem like a good way of getting what you need without paying a fortune for the privilege. However, children's charity Barnardo's warns t...

Household saving ‘on the rise’

As Christmas approaches, the importance of having savings to dip into will become even greater,as the costs of presents,food and drink begin to take their toll. Thankfully, it seems many families have already got into the savin...