“We were in the midst of a growth of household debt problems before the pandemic, and this is going to tip huge numbers of people over the edge, whether its living on furlough with 80% of wages, or looking forward to the jobs market shattering. People are going to be in real difficulty.” … [Read more...] about UK banks granted 1.5m payment holidays on credit cards and loans
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How many people are affected?There are more than five million self-employed people in the UK, earning an average of £781 a month. The number has risen fast since the financial crash of a decade ago. About 3.8 million of them may be covered by this scheme. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: What help are self-employed getting from government?
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The boss of the British Chambers of Commerce Adam Marshall said: “The extension of support for the self-employed will come as welcome relief for those who have seen their livelihoods impacted by the virus. It is right that this group continues to receive similar levels of support to those on PAYE.” … [Read more...] about Rishi Sunak praises The Sun for giving a voice to millions of self-employed workers as he extends help