Category Archives: fish

All that glitters does not lure – thoughts on DC default funds.


“I asked him, ‘My God, they’re purple and green. Do fish really take these lures?’And he said, ‘Mister, I don’t sell to fish.’ Continue reading

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“What’s expensive for a pension these days?”


Most UK pension people may still agree with you and see 0.9% as cheap but not me. It might have been cheap in 2000 and it certainly isn’t today! Continue reading

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Primavera for the pension playpen


This site will not be for pension people, it will be for people interested in pensions Continue reading

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Six for five pound, one pound fish


Following brief employment at a pound shop, Muhammad Shahid Nazir, a Pakistani immigrant to the United Kingdom  from the town of Pattoki, Kasur in Punjab,  began work on a fish stall at Queen’s Market, Upton Park where his employer instructed him to … Continue reading

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