Cashless Britain: over-55s and low earners at risk of being left behind

Study warns banks to adapt offerings to help consumers to use mobile or online bankingWith Britons increasingly turning to digital payments, consumers aged over 55 and those on low incomes “risk being left behind” by banks, according to new research.Th…

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Budget’s new money for adult social care is crumbs from the table | Richard Humphries

Budget announcement falls way short of the billions needed for services ravaged by eight years of cutsOn the face of it, this year’s budget was good news for social care. The chancellor recognised the immediate pressures facing local authorities and ha…

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