Stamp prices to rise - Today's small business news roundup

  • By Josh Hall
  • 27 March 2012
Stamp prices to rise - Today's small business news roundup

Entrepreneurs' savings, stamp prices, and Facebook logins - here's your need-to-know business news roundup.


Small businesses are whittling away their savings according to new research.

Figures from Scottish Widows suggest that one in five entrepreneurs have no savings at all. [Telegraph]

Royal Mail will be free to set its own prices for stamps, paving the way for significant increases.

Second class stamps will be capped at 55 pence, but the price could rise with inflation. [BBC]

Employers have been warned against asking employees for their Facebook logins by the Information Commissioner.

The warning comes after reports that American firms are demanding login details from workers. [Guardian]

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