Britons without a bank account ‘pay a £485 poverty premium’

Number of unbanked people has fallen to 1.2 million, but they miss out on discountsBritons who do not have a bank account face paying up to £485 extra each year for bills and basic services, according to a report.The 1.2 million so-called unbanked indi…

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UK households spend above their income for longest period since 1980s

Average families have been net borrowers since just after Brexit referendum, says ONSBritish households have spent more than they received for an unprecedented nine consecutive quarters amid a longer squeeze on real incomes, according to official figur…

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