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Money Talks: Rising inflation hurts UK's Christmas shopping

A financial pinch on British households is dampening festive spirits on Christmas. It is partly a result of Brexit; inflation has risen above 3%. That's put a big squeeze on living standards and it hurts businesses as well. Kristina Partsinevelos looks at how British retailers are faring during this holiday season. For more on this, we are joined by Mike Ingram, Chief Market Strategist at brokerage firm WH Ireland, from London and luxury brands expert Bonnie Pressman from New York.

Money Talks: Toy sales set to remain low until Christmas

Money Talks: Toy sales set to remain low until Christmas

UK Retail Trends: Rising inflation hurts UK's Christmas shopping

UK Retail Trends: Rising inflation hurts UK's Christmas shopping

UK shoppers spend less on toys this Christmas | Money Talks

UK shoppers spend less on toys this Christmas | Money Talks

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Money Talks: Wealthy Londoners hire Christmas decorators

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