UK credit card debts fall for first time since 2013

Borrowers repay £100m in November, reflecting falling demand for consumer lending UK consumers have made net repayments on their credit cards for the first time in almost seven years, as…

The Guardian view on the UK housing crisis: no plan to fix it

We need less glorification of power and money, especially from overseas buyers, and more thought given to the wellbeing of citizens The Conservative party manifesto promised that when the party was in…

UK economy in stagnation at end of 2019, survey shows

British Chambers of Commerce report says long-term uncertainty is impeding growth The UK economy ended 2019 in stagnation, under pressure from long-term uncertainty, mounting business costs and a global economic slowdown,…