Pay increases now more likely to outstrip cost of living growth as CPI rate sinks to 2 per cent
CPI rate fell to 2 per cent in December for the first time in over four years
The Bank of England will hold interest rates at record lows once more today, amid speculation it will have to change the threshold for considering a hike in the cost of borrowing within months.
Shop prices fell at their fastest rate on record in December, in a sign of intense competition on the high street over the crucial Christmas trading period.
The lowest inflation for four years added to the UK’s economic purple patch yesterday, following strong quarterly growth and and declining unemployment in boosting the nation’s recovery prospects next year.
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Soaring prices and poor customer service have contributed to a surge in complaints from energy customers - with npower receiving a higher rate of customer dissatisfaction than any other “big six” company.
Co-operative Energy has scaled back a planned price increase amid expectations that the Government will axe green levies from bills.
Figures ease pressure on the Bank of England as it strives to meet its inflation target of 2 per cent
Meanwhile the Retail Prices Index fell from 3.3 per cent in August to 3.2 per cent in September
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