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The impact of Brexit on British wages

The impact of Brexit on British wages Creative commons image threefishsleeping - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2016
Peter Bloom looks back and ahead at the effect of Brexit on British wages.

What's next for British wages?

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2016
Peter Bloom looks at the future of wages in Britain.

Innovative efforts to raise wages

Innovative efforts to raise wages Creative commons image Image by uusc4all on Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2016
Peter Bloom investigates the innovative efforts to raise wages that are happening around the world.

The reason for low wages

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2016
Peter Bloom outlines the current reasons for low wages and how the issue can be addressed.

Can Britain Have a Payrise?

Can Britain Have a Payrise? Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Updated 18 Aug 2016
One hundred workers representing all levels of pay face each other in a studio to try and work out whether Britain can have a pay rise.

What will Brexit mean for your personal finances?

What will Brexit mean for your personal finances? Copyrighted image Copyright: Artwork by Gary Edwards © The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Jun 2016
The global economy is shuddering at the news that the UK public have voted to leave the EU. But what does it mean for your personal economy? The OU...

What does toilet paper teach us about poverty?

What does toilet paper teach us about poverty? Creative commons image paul under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 May 2016
The purchasing pattern of a bathroom staple has a lot to teach us about how poverty works. Atif Kukaswadia explains.

What does scientific evidence tell us about making our homes energy efficient?

What does scientific evidence tell us about making our homes energy efficient? Creative commons image dunktanktechnician under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Mar 2016
There's lots of advice about how to save money by making your house more efficient. But how much of it is just - ho ho - hot air? Meet a man who...

How large is the UK alternative finance sector?

How large is the UK alternative finance sector? Creative commons image Jim Linwood under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Feb 2016
New research estimates the size of non-mainstream financial activity at over three billion pounds - and although growth is starting to slow, the...

When is the best time to buy plane tickets?

When is the best time to buy plane tickets? Copyright free image Copyright free: Arivaran
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Dec 2015
Myths and systems claiming to help you get the best possible deal on airline tickets abound. But what's the truth? How should you time your...

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You and your money

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Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 11 Feb 2016
An important aspect of personal finance is the way in which individuals and households manage their debt, how much it costs and the different types...