Editor's comment

Editor’s Comment: enough talk – action needed to get women investing

To start, the industry could curb its use of jargon, which tops the investment wish list for 42% of women, writes Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: how can we get more women to invest for their long-term future?

One study showed that over three years female investors not only outperformed their male counterparts, but beat the FTSE 100 index as well, says Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: buylists can be helpful, but know what you’re looking at

Buylists, such as Money Observers 2019 Your Fund Choices, are a good starting-point for investors who want clear guidance, says Faith Glasgow.

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Editor's Comment: new twist in women's battle over state pension age hikes

Waspi sister group BackTo60 has won a judicial review to establish whether the recent rises to women's state pension age are lawful.

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Editor's Comment: brokers’ platform exit fees should be shown the door

Our sister company interactive investor quietly waived exit fees in 2017 and permanently scrapped them this month. Will other platforms follow suit?

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Budget 2018: It is time to axe the tax on investment success

Editor's comment: The Lifetime Allowance is a tax on prudence and investment success, and it is high time it was done away with.

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Editor’s Comment: sit out a crash – if you don’t need cash

Market meltdown? Its sensible for equity investors to hold their nerve and take a long-term view.

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Editor's Comment: Lifetime Isa won't be missed

We have other tax-free options – the Help to Buy Isa, occupational and personal pensions – designed specifically for each of those goals.

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Editor's Comment: Finding a cure for pension apathy

Pension providers should encourage young investors not just to make an active choice for their pension, but to take a little more risk.

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