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PFS boss says number of high street buy-to-let ads ‘frightening’

  A Personal Finance Society boss has badged the prospect of aggressive ...

  • May 21, 2015
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Income back to pre-recession levels but growth in living standards sluggish

Average household income is back to the same level witnessed before the recession in 2007 ...

  • Mar 05, 2015
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Austerity squeeze could stretch to 2018 – IFS

Economists said Chancellor Osborne may have to squeeze the UK for three years more than st...

  • Nov 26, 2012
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UK householders have lost a decade of income growth – IFS

A top economist said incomes will rise just 2% a year from 2013 after suffering a lost dec...

  • Nov 08, 2012
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IFS condemns “mess” of housing tax; Stamp Duty must go

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has delivered a damning indictment on the current t...

  • Sep 14, 2011
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OECD says UK business activity drops to 2009 levels – papers

Figures from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) suggest act...

  • Sep 13, 2011
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