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Costs of raising a child up two-thirds

The cost of raising a child has increased by almost two-thirds since 2003, according to research by LV and the Centre for Economic and Business Research.

Employers urged to increase sick leave flexibility

Employers should work to make their sick leave policies more flexible, according to a report by The Work Foundation.

Annuity rates continue to fall

Annuity rates have fallen 10% since August 2014, a study by My Pensions Expert has found.

Retirement saving hit by financial crisis

Almost half of savers stopped or reduced the amount they were saving for retirement following the economic downturn, research by HSBC has revealed.

Involve employers in university studies, says education body

Employers should have more input into the design of university courses, according to a report by a higher education body.

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