Times are hard and the future is uncertain. The DWP has focused its unwanted attention on Mrs Mike once again and we don’t know whether that means another unwarranted attempt to cut her sickness benefits is on the way.
And, popular though This Blog is (more than 525,000 hits last month), it really isn’t making me rich (yet).
There is a consequence for the UK economy, and of course it means some of David Cameron’s supporters may become less, or indeed un-rich as a result of his policies.
It seems unlikely he will notice or care, though. Tories are stupid that way.
Nearly nine out of 10 Brits say they feel under pressure to spend too much this year.
But 45 per cent say they plan to spend less on Christmas 2015 than they did last year.
And that suggests they do not believe the PM’s assurances that the economy is on the mend.
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