For good reason payday lending has been subject to considerable scrutiny, but there’s another problem to solve: that of broker firms selling credit applications to the highest bidding lenders
Category Archives: Sustainable Economy
Food will be one of the major challenges of the 21st century – and one on which the UK Labour party can lead on
While the overall number of people in work is now higher than in 2008, the composition of the workforce is very different.
Unemployment decreased by 132,000 in the three months to June 2014 to 2.08 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.4 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.
Whether they are a growing underclass or a sign of the UK economy’s bright future, the growing army of self-employed warrant our attention.
A senior Tory at the heart of government policymaking has let slip that the Conservatives are considering a new tax plan which could hammer middle and low earners.
‘Are you better off than four years ago?’ Ed Balls channels Reagan to highlight biggest fall in earnings since 1874
The call follows a raft of recent reports highlighting inequality as a threat to the global economy.