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Mar 24, 2017

60 second read…how to trace lost pension savings

There’s an estimated £400m sitting in unclaimed pension savings. Here are the essential...
Mar 15, 2017

How to give your pension a bumper injection

Rules allowing savers to contribute more to their pension than normal are set to become le...
Nov 28, 2016

How to prepare for your first meeting with a financial adviser

Preparing for retirement and seeing an adviser for the first time? Here's what you need to...
Oct 28, 2016

Pension drawdown jitters in post-Brexit world: how to shield your money

If you are in pension drawdown or you’re planning to take this route when you retire, th...

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May 26, 2017

The hidden cost of cohabiting in later life

Older unmarried couples living together may be missing out on tax breaks and state pension...
May 24, 2017

A third of this year’s retirees still financially support family members

May 23, 2017

Serious Fraud Office launches probe into storage pod investments

May 10, 2017

Retirement incomes at 33-month high

Retirement incomes have risen 5.2% in the first quarter of 2017 and by almost 15% over the...
May 03, 2017

Mortgage debt held by over-65s to double by 2030

Apr 25, 2017

Pensioners in poverty miss out on £3.5bn of unclaimed benefits

Ford Money launches savings accounts paying 4%

Ford Money has today launched two savings products, both paying 4% AER, thrashing competitors’ offerings and r...
Ford Money launches savings accounts paying 4%

Green bond paying 12% interest launches: is it too good to be true?

A company hoping to make significant improvements to the coalition government's Green Deal proposition has lau...
Green bond paying 12% interest launches: is it too good to be true?

More pain for first-time buyers as Help to Buy ISA rates plunge

The government’s Help to Buy ISA scheme has proved popular with first-time buyers since its launch in December...
More pain for first-time buyers as Help to Buy ISA rates plunge

Ryanair jetting towards US flights for £10

Ryanair is on course to achieve its long-held ambition of offering transatlantic flights to the US – and the...

Investing in car parks: a good vehicle for income seekers?

As the search for income continues, many investors are turning to alternatives, with car parks becoming increa...

Tesco expected to post significant write-offs

Tesco is predicted to unveil the biggest loss in its 100-year history, according to analysts.

Results round-up: Companies to watch this week

Mulberry and more will face the music this week.

Product launches of the week

Select Property Group, Schroders, Leeds Building Society and more have exciting news this week.

Investing your money

Alliance Trust Plc gives you smart insight into how to invest your money

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