Nathan Mitchell

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Unreliable statistics of 2013

2013 was the year that 800,000 people were lifted out of fuel poverty – by a change in the definition. As always, voters were subjected to their fair share of lies, damned lies – and these things. Here are the worst fudged stats of the year<p>The fudge<p>"Only crisis-hit Spain has higher numbers of young …

Happy new year - but what exactly will make the news in 2014?

If 2013 goes down as a year of conflict and protest, then what lies in store in 2014? Give us your tips for what will make the news in the comment thread<p>Guardian correspondents report from their patches round the world on what will dominate the headlines in their part of the globe. Elections loom …

Seven new year's resolutions you should be making

According to clinical hypnotherapist Jacqueline Hurst there's mind trickery involved in finding, and sticking, to New Year's resolutions. Here are her seven steps to successful change<p>BY <b>Katy Young</b> | 23 December 2013<p>'New Year, New You' that's how the old adage usually goes, and with it comes a list …

Goal Setting

Spend, spend, spend. Because your savings aren't worth a damn

It's no coincidence that just at the moment the UK government needs a recovery, interest rates are nailed to the floor<p>Organising my 2012-13 UK tax return this month, I compiled the year's interest earnings. Joint current account: net interest received £1.68, tax £0.39. Personal current account: …

The best way to ensure you get a parking space for the sales

This woman has come up with an ingenious solution to finding a parking space for her car<p>You can turn the volume off on this one and marvel at the ingenious approach this woman driver has taken to ensure she has a parking space when doing her shopping.<p>At first it looks like she is simply going to …