Saturday, October 19, 2019

Can my boss reject my holiday request even though I’ve booked flights?

BOOKING a holiday can be very tempting if you find a bargain deal, but you should avoid doing so before your boss has...

What are the income tax rates 2019 and calculate how much you’ll pay if...

THREE million workers could see their take home pay boosted under plans revealed by Conservative leader hopeful Boris Johnson. He's promised to increase the...

Poundworld to close 25 stores putting 242 jobs at risk

POUNDWORLD is to close 25 stores, putting 242 jobs at risk as trouble on the high street continues. A memo to employees, seen by...

Poundworld to close ALL stores by the end of next month

POUNDWORLD will disappear from the high street next month after its administrators announced the chain’s final set of store closures. The budget retailer also...

Steak chain Gaucho at risk of going into administration putting 1,500 jobs at risk

STEAK restaurant chain Gaucho could be about to go bust putting 1,500 jobs at risk in the latest blow to the high street. The...

Nissan to axe 10,000 jobs globally as the car manufacturer struggles to boost profits

CAR manufacturer Nissan plans to cut more than 10,000 jobs around the world, with most of the cuts coming in Europe, according to...

Morrisons closes four stores putting 400 jobs at risk

MORRISONS is set to close four stores in a move that puts roughly 400 jobs at risk. The branches earmarked for closure are located...

B&M promises more Disney and Lego deals as it announces 50 new stores will...

DISCOUNTER B&M has promised to stock more Disney and Lego products as it plans to open 50 new stores this year. The budget store...

From Japan to Denmark, here’s how people across the world put a smile on...

REMEMBER when no one had even heard of hygge, let alone knew how to say it (hoo-gah, obvs)? These days, the Scandinavian word...

Death of the High Street means young will lose out on learning vital skills

I WAS standing behind the till when a woman stepped up with her daughter, a pair of shoes in hand for me to...

How a second-chance scheme for female ex-cons helps thousands into work

ONE minority group has been left behind in the drive for employment equality – ex-prisoners. A disappointing 83 per cent of former inmates remain...

Nearly 60,000 Asda workers could lose paid lunch breaks under new contracts

THOUSANDS of Asda workers may lose paid lunch breaks under new contracts being introduced as part of a shakeup. The proposals will also see...

Alton Towers thrill-seekers can bag one of the 2,000 job vacancies this summer

FINDING the right job can be a rollercoaster – but here’s a chance to land a thrilling role. Alton Towers has launched a recruitment...

2.4million workers to get a pay rise next month when National Minimum Wage goes...

AROUND 2.4million workers are set to get a pay rise next month as the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wage are...

Poor men earning less as rich trouser more in ‘gig economy’, report reveals

THE rise of the gig economy is seeing poorer male workers earn less while richer ones take home more, a major report finds...

Lloyds Banking Group to axe 450 office jobs

LLOYDS Banking Group has announced that it plans to axe 450 jobs. The cuts will affect mainly bank-office roles and there are no new...

Toys R Us launches MASSIVE closing down sale as it announces 106 branches will...

TOYS R US has decided to close all of its UK stores leaving at least 3,000 members of staff out of a job. Attempts...

Driver saves £2,500 a year on his commute to work by giving strangers lifts...

SAVVY driver Gareth White has saved a mammoth £5,000 by giving strangers a ride on his commute to work over the past two...

Britain’s job miracle set to continue with 800,000 EXTRA people estimated to be in...

BRITAIN’s job miracle will continue with a whopping 800,000 extra people forecast to be in work in 2023. The Chancellor added that the unemployment...

BT to announce thousands of job cuts next week

BT is set to reveal plans to cut thousands of job next Thursday to try and save £500million over the next three years. The...

Experts reveal their top 10 tips for getting a pay rise

HOW many times have you dreamt of winning the lottery and quitting your job? Instead of waiting for your lucky numbers to appear, it...