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Premium Park Life

Premium Park Life

Known as Britain’s breathing spaces, house prices in national parks are on average almost £128,000 more expensive than equivalent properties in surrounding counties.  The average house price in England and Wales is £294,021, compared to the average national park house...
Stories that matter

Stories that matter

Macmillan, the Cancer Charity has released a report which uses personal stories to communicate the financial impact of the disease. According to the report entitled ‘Cancer – a costly diagnosis’, four million people will be living with cancer by 2030 and 83% of people...
Helping to Buy

Helping to Buy

The Help to Buy Scheme has increased home ownership and housing supply.  The scheme was in April 2013 to increase both home ownership and boost housing supply, by helping people to get mortgages and thereby, create more new-build homes. The scheme is the largest...
Shopping is Child’s Play

Shopping is Child’s Play

As the decline of the UK’s once-bustling high streets continues to be a concern, research from Nationwide Building Society reveals a quarter of children (26%) don’t even know what one is. But the resounding message is clear – children value the experience of shopping...
Hope over reality

Hope over reality

New research from AIG Life reveals 18.3 million people are living with what it has termed ‘illness denial’, as they are failing to accept they are at risk of disease or developing a serious medical condition in their lifetime. More than half (54 per cent)...
Holiday Dependents

Holiday Dependents

Two in five (42%) grandparents were relied upon to provide childcare during the school holidays, according to new research by Lloyds Bank. Part of the ‘How Britain Lives’ study, the UK-wide analysis conducted in partnership with YouGov found that 61% of working...