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How The Recession Affects UK Families

By | source: Mar 14th, 2012

2008 wasn’t a bad year for Americans alone. Families in the UK were also dealt a financial blow they’re still reeling from, no different than us. Unemployment has risen to 8.4%, the highest it’s ever been since 1995. Inflation is high as well, having risen 6.3%, taking the average household expenditure up with it.

The infographic gives helpful tips in the realm of saving money on the everyday essentials. Some friendly advice includes having your car consistently serviced and in good health, helpful information on optimal home upkeep, and even food and recreational guidelines to help you live in a crippled economy. Give it a read, I know we all can use a few helpful tips from time to time. Don’t forget to convert the currency! Enjoy! [Via]