What's the outlook for your finances? Spring Statement forecasts years of pitiful wage rises, falling savings and sluggish house prices



Households could face another few tough years of squeezed budgets and low wage growth, official forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility suggest.
The figures were released alongside the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Spring Statement, an update on the health of the economy and the government’s plans for the next few months.
Many of the top-line figures painted a picture of a strengthening economy, with GDP revised up to 1.7 per cent for last year, 1.5 per cent this and 1.3 per cent in 2019.
But while the Chancellor Philip Hammond said he was at his ‘most positively Tigger-like’... read more

 
13 March 2018 in Business, Views: 41
Source: Daily Mail
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