The annual rate of growth in lending to UK businesses decreased by £0.5 billion in the 3 months to February 2014, according to the Bank of England.
Retirees can expect to see their income drop by 66% when they leave the workplace, according to research from LV.
The Northern Ireland Centre for Economic Policy has predicted that 28,400 jobs will be created in Northern Ireland by 2018.
More than 1 in 10 UK adults do not see the value of saving money for the future, according to a survey by thinkmoney.
The unemployment rate fell by 77,000 to 2.24 million between December 2013 and February 2014, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.