Fit­ness, money favoured

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MORE than 16 mil­lion Bri­tish adults are set to make a New Year’s res­o­lu­tion, but more than half will lose their re­solve be­fore the end of June, a study pub­lished in the UK shows.

Next week, 38per cent of adults will em­bark upon 2007 with a New Year’s res­o­lu­tion in mind, ac­cord­ing to re­search pub­lished yes­ter­day on fi­nan­cial web­site Un­bi­

Los­ing weight or im­prov­ing diet tops the list, with a quar­ter hop­ing to shed some ki­los.

Tack­ling fi­nances comes in a close sec­ond, with 21 per cent plan­ning to get their fi­nan­cial af­fairs in shape.

More ex­er­cise and giv­ing up smok­ing rank joint third — one in 10 adults are ex­pected to at­tempt the health-boost­ing mea­sures. And six per cent want to achieve greater hap­pi­ness.

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