April 21, 2021
YouGov survey: Seven in ten worried that COVID will affect their cost of living
The COVID-19 pandemic has been a source of significant financial strain for many Brits. Alongside rising unemployment and a drop in income for people who are on furlough, reports have indicated that, despite wage growth, workers saw a real-terms pay cut in 2020.
It was fascinating to see this from a YouGov poll yesterday which showed the percentage of the British population who are worrying about the following as a result of the pandemic:
Interesting that worry about losing value from investments is much lower down the list. There is much to keep watching given the multiple influences on the economy. Meanwhile, you can find more details from the helpful YouGov survey by clicking on the following link: