She said: “I could always remember it was Christmas and we were funding Not on the High Street through our credit card chequebooks at the time. “I was maybe going to lose my home and I had a very young child and we
Desperately worried Carol Harris must be given answers and Crusader will do everything it takes to ensure she gets them from Orbit Energy. Last week however she was still waiting. Carol’s problem comes amid a crisis rocking the industry as more suppliers
Over the last three years, more than 293,000 people across the UK have overturned a government decision at tribunal, according to official statistics. Furthermore, a recent Freedom of Information request found that 1,000 people across the country have died while formally challenging
State pension rules changed in 2016 as a “new” state pension system was introduced. Under the new rules, at least 10 years of NI contributions are needed to receive income in retirement, with 35 years needed to get the full amount of
Short time working Unfortunately, it won’t be possible for all businesses to bring back furloughed staff back to their normal working hours. If there isn’t sufficient work available when the scheme comes to an end, but the employer anticipates that business will
There are a variety of ways for small businesses to reduce their taxes depending which industry they are in and what products or services they are providing, and applying for the right one is key to getting approved for any of them.
The Government in Northern Ireland has officially opened applications for its High Street Voucher scheme. Through this initiative, people in Northern Ireland will receive a card worth £100 which can be used to purchase goods and services at participating retailers. All claimants
What are the Conservative Government’s plans? In March 2021, Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, confirmed the Government would not raise the rates of income tax, National Insurance or VAT. Mr Sunak also confirmed personal tax thresholds would be frozen. Mr
Anton Spisak, Policy Lead at the Tony Blair Institute, issued his concerns over how this will affect young Britons going forward. The think-tank leader said: “Social mobility is dead under the Conservatives. “The recent National Insurance increase has put an astonishingly high
Alternative investments, like real estate and gold, have been fan favourites in the investment world for a while, and with stocks and bonds prices rising, real assets like these are becoming the most feasible option for beginner, low-risk and low-budget investors alike.
Spain made it more difficult for British retirees in early 2021, but it’s still a popular place among British expats and retirees. Since March 2021, newly-implemented Spanish rules state pensioners must have an annual salary/income of £21,000 to live there, much lower