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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...

Minimum wage ‘lower than in 2004’

When inflation is taken into account the national minimum wage will be lower than it was in 2004, even when it rises to £6.19 later this year. That is according to a new report from the Resolution Foundation think tank, which fo...