Under Two Months Until the NMW Increase Means a Pay Rise for Millions
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Sunday 16th February 2020

Under Two Months Until the NMW Increase Means a Pay Rise for Millions

It has been widely reported that the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage is increasing for millions. It is also expected that tax cuts (this, of course, could change with the expected budget in March 2020) will be coming into effect on the 6th of April 2020....


  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Thursday 02nd January 2020

Minimum Wage Increase April 2020

The UK Government has announced that the National Living Wage (the minimum wage for over 25s) is to increase by 6.2% in April 2020....


15 Reasons Why You Want This Job
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Friday 14th June 2019

15 Reasons Why You Want This Job

The question, “why do you want this job”, is perhaps the ultimate interview question.  Interviewees dread it and some regard it as frustrating and impossible to answer....


Payslip
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Thursday 13th June 2019

Understanding Your Salary Pay Slip

Ok, it’s not the most exciting subject matter but being able to read, and make sense of, your payslip is very important if you want to ensure you are being paid, and indeed taxed, correctly....


How to ask for a pay rise
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Wednesday 27th March 2019

How to ask for a pay rise

If you were to make a list of the most awkward conversations to have, asking for a pay rise would probably be pretty high!...