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Families’ financial struggles to continue regardless of Brexit deal

In new analysis published today ,Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF). warns that poverty and the cost of living are likely to increase and real wages to fall, even if favourable trading arrangements are agreed, as the country leaves the EU. This is at a time when we are already seeing the first sustained rises in child and pensioner poverty, and there are more workers living in poverty than ever before.