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Conservatives moot restricting child benefit to three children

Conservatives moot restricting child benefit to three children

The Conservatives are reported to be considering capping child benefit at three children, according to BBC Newsnight. …

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Report highlights shrinking gender gap in retirement incomes

Report highlights shrinking gender gap in retirement incomes

Women planning to retire in 2015 are preparing themselves to live on an income 25 per cent lower than their male counterparts, according to new research from Prudential.…

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13% worry they will never be able to afford to retire, says report

13% worry they will never be able to afford to retire, says report

More than one in ten of people - particularly those in the private sector - are worried that they will never be able to afford to leave paid employment, according to a new report by the Chartered Institute for Personnel Development.…

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Incomes almost back to pre-recession levels

Incomes almost back to pre-recession levels

Average incomes are at around the same level as before the recession, although more than 2% are still below the 2009–10 peak, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies. …

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53% of business people note a rise in people with 'portfolio careers'

53% of business people note a rise in people with 'portfolio careers'

Over half of UK professionals say they are seeing more people in their industry with multiple jobs compared to five years ago, according to a report by Regus.…

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