poverty in the uk key words

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Wealth
A large amount of money or investments
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Poverty
Being without money, food or other basic needs in life
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Debt
Situation where a person or organisation owes more money than they posess
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Poverty trap
Not being able to break out of poverty
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Minimum wage
The legal minimum amount which must be paid to a worker in the uk
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Charity
giving to the needy
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A charity
An organisation that does not work for profit and which usually works to help others
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Inheritance
When someone leaves property or money to another person in their will
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Excessive salaries
Also known as 'fat cat salaries' large amounts of money are earned with possibly bonuses
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National lottery
A regular gambling competition available to all over 16 which offers large prizes but also gives money to charity
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Personal wealth
money, possessions and investments owned by an individual person
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Being without money, food or other basic needs in life

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Poverty

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Situation where a person or organisation owes more money than they posess

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Not being able to break out of poverty

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The legal minimum amount which must be paid to a worker in the uk

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