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One in 10 older people think their cold house is affecting their health
Posted 22 December 2014 by Christine Walsh
More than half of over-50s are worried about how they’ll pay for their heating bill this winter, and three-fifths said they’ll have to wear extra layers to keep the cold at bay.
New report shows number using food banks has risen dramatically in recent years
Posted 09 December 2014 by Emily Bancroft
Thousands of people are now relying on food banks to feed their family, and it could be partly due to high-cost debt.
Brits could face more financial stresses this Christmas
Posted 26 November 2014 by Christine Walsh
Christmas can be a stressful time as there’s a lot to organise, but your finances could be causing you worry too.
Sickness absence falls, but long-term absence increases
Posted 26 June 2014 by Shelley Bowers
As short-term sickness absence falls, long-term absence has risen. But what is the true cost of time off through chronic illness?
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