Cost of living

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply
Homelessness

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply

The number of ‘no-fault evictions’ also doubled following the end of the Covid eviction ban, new annual statistics show

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’

The UK has among the lowest rates of business investment of developed countries – despite cuts to corporation tax

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?
Cost of living crisis

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?

Here’s all you need to know about the disability cost of living payment – including who’s eligible, how to claim it and when it will hit bank accounts

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank
Queen Elizabeth

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral
Food banks

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral

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Ways to make extra money in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Ways to make extra money in the cost of living crisis

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?
Work advice

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?

What is fuel poverty? Everything you need to know as energy bills soar in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

What is fuel poverty? Everything you need to know as energy bills soar in the cost of living crisis

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still soaring – so here’s where to get help in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still soaring – so here’s where to get help in the cost of living crisis

Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition
Cost of living crisis

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?
Cost of living crisis

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?

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Obesity, food poverty and the big changes coming to supermarkets 
Food

Obesity, food poverty and the big changes coming to supermarkets 

Calling all cash-stuffers: It’s time to use up those £20 notes
cost of living crisis

Calling all cash-stuffers: It’s time to use up those £20 notes

Gen Z are turning to ‘cash stuffing’ to prevent overspending 
Personal finance

Gen Z are turning to ‘cash stuffing’ to prevent overspending 

Man on hunger strike pleads with the government to ‘wake up’ to the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Man on hunger strike pleads with the government to ‘wake up’ to the cost of living crisis

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak ‘do not grasp the seriousness of the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak ‘do not grasp the seriousness of the cost of living crisis’

Energy bills expected to soar to £4,200 in January
Cost of living crisis

Energy bills expected to soar to £4,200 in January

How to talk to children about money during the cost of living crisis
Summer survival guide

How to talk to children about money during the cost of living crisis

Enough is Enough: Unions, food banks and MPs launch campaign to fight the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Enough is Enough: Unions, food banks and MPs launch campaign to fight the cost of living crisis

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Go without Netflix and avocado toast? Young people say they can’t afford essentials let alone luxuries
Cost of living crisis

Go without Netflix and avocado toast? Young people say they can’t afford essentials let alone luxuries

Cheap and fun activities to keep your children entertained over the summer holidays
Summer Survival Guide

Cheap and fun activities to keep your children entertained over the summer holidays

BP profits soar to £6.9bn as families are left unable to afford energy bills
Cost of living crisis

BP profits soar to £6.9bn as families are left unable to afford energy bills

‘You almost didn’t think it could get worse. But it has’: The workers on the frontline of the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

‘You almost didn’t think it could get worse. But it has’: The workers on the frontline of the cost of living crisis

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