Should there be cash handouts for millennials?
“Be kind to your kids, they choose your nursing home”. It’s this sentiment that best sums up some new ideas being touted today aimed at bridging Britain’s yawning inter-generational wealth gap. As millennials stuggle with high housing costs, less job security and lower pay, older peopIe often hang on to substantial sums of accumulated wealth.…
Torsten Bell on inter-generational fairness: ‘Consensus building that something needs to be done’
Torsten Bell, director of the Resolution Foundation, and Conservative MP Neil O’Brien discuss inter-generational fairness. They were in charge of policy for Ed Miliband and George Osborne prior to the 2015 elections.
Are millennials poorer than past generations of young adults?
In our latest ‘So What’ video, we explain the issues and talk to experts to try to get to the bottom of it.
Millennials hit hardest by spending squeeze
A new study claims the “millennial” generation has been the hardest hit by the rising cost of living compared to other age groups. Our business correspondent Helia Ebrahimi reports.