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Part-time workers could face a benefit sanction for going to work under draconian new rules which force claimants of in-work benefits to constantly look for more, or better paid work. 866 more words
This has been my question, both personal and economical since 2005.
Now that I think about it, there is more than one question here.
And maybe that’s a good thing…. 152 more words
March 27, 2015
(Reuters / Dylan Martinez)
The number of people sleeping rough on the streets of London has risen by over one-third in the past year, new government figures reveal. 449 more words
This week’s report from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation offered revealing insights into poverty and social exclusion in Scotland. It focused attention quite rightly on rising levels of poverty among young adults and the growing proportion of low-paid workers to have university or higher education qualifications. 376 more words