Tag: Cost of living


Pensioners start to receive up to £600 from the government to help with energy bills

November 23, 2022

Via: Sky News

More than 11.6 million pensioners will receive the Winter Fuel Payment over the next two months. This year’s payments have been boosted by an extra £300 per household Pensioner Cost of Living payment. The vast majority of payments will be […]


UK inflation reaches 10.1% on soaring food, energy costs

August 17, 2022

Via: ABC News

Britain’s inflation rate rose to a new 40-year high of 10.1% in July, a faster pace than in the U.S. and Europe as climbing food prices in the United Kingdom tightened a cost-of-living squeeze fueled by the soaring cost of […]

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More than half of UK households cutting back on gas and electricity use due to cost of living crisis

June 10, 2022

Via: Sky News

A survey carried out by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed that 52% of Britons are using less gas and electricity in a bid to cut down costs. The poll, carried out between 25 May and 5 June, also […]