Calculate how the welfare benefits up-rating cap will affect families
As parliament debates a 1% annual cap on benefit and tax credit increases, you can calculate how the change could affect family finances9 Jan 2013
Why is it impossible to escape The Poverty Trap?
If you've played our new online game, there's a good chance you've fallen into The Poverty Trap. Our policy adviser explains why.28 Nov 2012
'Looking after my mum and sister is a constant worry'
Kelly, a young carer, shares her experience looking after her mother and younger sister.15 May 2013
More than words?: Do 'missing' and 'absent' make young runaways safer?
While there is evidence that new policing terminology can save money, the data that they help young people is lacking21 Mar 2013
When debt leaves a scar
We speak to actor Brian Cox and ask him why he’s backing The Debt Trap...26 Aug 2014