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The Sun says we’re pension potty

What do the 10m new savers read? Not their pension illustrations – they read Sun Money – Dan Jones’ excellent financial section. Today’s lead article is about pensions and before everyone comments “not another slagging off for the industry”, it’s … Continue reading

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The true cost of investing

Paul Lewis has had a summer holiday sitting in his tent reading spreadsheets. I spent the past 24 hours listening to people within the investment industry, either boasting that they were enabling as much as 3% pa of a client’s … Continue reading

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“Annuities George, what took you so long?”

We have failed 1.5m annuitants- what took us so long? Continue reading

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Three cheers for the fearless ABI

The current disaster that is happening week after week under our noses is avoidable (with alternative products), can be mitigated (with available advice) and is preventable (with proper regulation).
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