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Over half a million more workers aged 50 and over are on long-term sick | City & Business | Finance

More than half a million more people are out of work due to chronic conditions than before the pandemic, according to research. And three out…

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Dragons den: ‘Most successful’ business turning over £33million | Personal Finance | Finance

In 2016 Jon Hulme and John Burke presented their idea for a wine and gin subscription service and received offers from all five Dragons. When…

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Green Nc’nean’s adventures in whisky blaze a new trail for drinkers | City & Business | Finance

After starting with a gin-like Botanical Spirit infused with citrusy bog myrtle in 2018, the company followed up with its flagship whisky in 2020. The…

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State pension calculator: Find out when you can take it and the amount you get | Personal Finance | Finance

As the cost of living crisis continues, many older Britons approaching retirement may want to double check when they will start to receive this cash…

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Many Brits fall under one of seven money personalities – including The Squirrel | Personal Finance | Finance

But more than half (57 percent) are determined to plan better in 2023, with 25 percent believing they’ve learnt from financial mistakes they’ve made in…

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Carer’s Allowance: Unpaid carers could get extra £169 a month on top of DWP benefit | Personal Finance | Finance

Unpaid carers may be eligible to claim an extra £168 a month outside of Carer’s Allowance if they get a certain benefit. The top-up would…

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‘Nail in his coffin’: Hiking state pension age to ‘destroy Sunak’ as millions revolt | Personal Finance | Finance

It will trigger a revolt as people are forced to work until they drop, while many of the poorest will die before they get a…

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Mortgage holders warned of ‘key priority’ for year ahead as interest rates set to increase | Personal Finance | Finance

The base rate as set by the Bank of England is currently 3.5 percent and with inflation still high, the central Bank is expected to…

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PIP is rising – how much will DWP payment be from April 2023? | Personal Finance | Finance

Last year, the Government confirmed the majority of benefit payment rates would be raised in April. Households are currently dealing with a soaring inflation rate…

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State pension: Retiree shares how she is topping up income in retirement | Personal Finance | Finance

The number of ‘silver sellers’, people aged over 65 who are now direct selling, has almost doubled in the last year with many of the…

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