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Five moral reasons I didn’t take my DB transfer.


Jo Cumbo (my journalist of the year) has finished 2016 with a fascinating article on what (her sub editor?) describes as “a stampede to cash in gold-plated final salary schemes“. I felt angry – a little bit “dirt” when I’d … Continue reading

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Why the Autumn Statement was so important for pensions


Last Thursday I pointed out how the introduction of a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) could be the most significant statement on pensions that Osborne never made. Paul Lewis has blogged the details, follow his twitter timeline to see the Q&A … Continue reading

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The Liberals and Conservatives have to work together


Brown’s goose is cooked, his party sidelined. I see no reason for Clegg and Cameron to let them back on the pitch. Continue reading

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