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Over 65s increase online spending during UK-wide lockdown - research

Monday 15 June 2020 | 14:47 CET | News
New research from the Halifax shows that almost half (46%) of spending transactions were made online in the UK in the month between 23 March and 19 March, compared to 28 percent in February 2020 and 27 percent a year earlier. 

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