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Guest comment: How banking bonuses have hit student loan repayments

22 October 2014

Freelance higher education writer Andrew McGettigan explains how banking bonuses have affected the new deferment rate

Unemployment drops sharply so are interest rates set to rise?

22 January 2014

Unemployment has fallen to 7.1% close to the figure which will be used to decide whether interest rates rise

Petrol price falls help inflation slip down

15 October 2013

Inflation dropped to 3.2% last month as petrol prices fell, the Office of National Statistics says

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17 September 2013

Food price hikes push inflation up

Inflation rose over the year to August to 3.3% - up from 3.1% in July, the Office of National Statistics says

13 August 2013

Rail commuters face fare hikes but you can beat the rises

Cash-strapped commuters face regulated rail fares rises of 4.1% on average in England next year

16 July 2013

Petrol prices help push inflation up

Inflation rose last month due to rising prices at the fuel pumps and shallower discounting by fashion retailers

18 June 2013

Rising air fares see inflation take off

A 22% rise in the cost of air travel led to a rise in inflation in May

21 May 2013

Falling petrol prices pushed inflation down in April

RPI fell from 3.3% in March to 2.9% in April, the Office of National Statistics announced today

16 April 2013

Student loan rates may drop after inflation rises

Inflation rose to 3.3% last month but it means a number of students and graduates will be charged less interest on loans

19 March 2013

Falling food costs see inflation rate slip

Inflation fell to 3.2% last month, largely due to falling food prices, the Office of National Statistics says

12 February 2013

Dearer drinks send inflation up

RPI rose to 3.3% last month, largely due to rising alcohol prices, the Office of National Statistics announced today

15 January 2013

Inflation pushed up by rising fuel bills

The Retail Prices Index, which includes housing costs, rose to 3.1% in December, up from 3% in November

10 January 2013

RPI measure of inflation to remain

RPI, which is linked to retirement income and other investments, should remain unchanged says the national statistician

18 December 2012

Fuel and mortgages push inflation down

The retail prices index rate of inflation dropped in November, new ONS figures show

13 November 2012

Largest inflation jump in two-and-a-half years

The Retail Prices Index measure of the rise in the cost of living rose to 3.2% in October from 2.6% in September

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