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How Much Does It Cost To Have a Baby ?

How Much Does It Cost To Have A Baby ? The cost of a baby can be hard to quantify when thinking about starting a family. For many, having a baby means a significant drop in income and an increase in outgoings, which can put an incredible financial strain on just about...

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Mothers and The Pension Gap

Mothers Are Losing Out On Their Pension: Mothers and The Pension Gap According to recent figures released by PensionBee, women over 45 have on average stashed away a pension pot which is a huge 22% less than their male counterparts. This backs up recent IFS research...

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How To Request Flexible Working and Sell the Benefits

How To Request Flexible Working and Sell The BenefitsFlexible working essentially means any change to your usual work patterns. This could be things like changing from full-time to part-time work, adjusting your shifts or working your same hours but over fewer days....

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How NOT to Request Flexible Working

How NOT to request flexible working  Asking for flexible working can be rather nerve wracking at the best of times. But with a little bit of planning, and by avoiding the main pitfalls, you’ll give yourself the best chance of negotiating the working days/hours you...

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