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Editor's Comment: Investors shouldn’t take the hit when a broker goes bust

Look at the annual accounts of your broker and check it is well-capitalised and is not operating a high-risk business model.

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Editor's Comment: Password pain will one day be a thing of the past

Passwords have outlived their security effectiveness and are no longer a user-friendly solution.

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Editor’s comment: Are pension freedoms really making retirees better off?

At a single stroke the pension freedoms caused a revolution in the way people access their retirement pots.

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Editor’s Comment: Raising a glass to 150 years of investment trust efficacy

There have been big celebrations in the world of investment trusts over recent weeks. The industry is 150 years old this year, which seems an excellent reason for parties and cake.

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Editor's Comment: Buy to let - no longer the route to retirement riches

There are some very strange contradictions in play within the world of retirement planning at present, it seems – and around the use of buy-to-let (BTL) property in particular.

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Editor’s comment: Cold comfort for retirees from the UK state pension

A casual glance at the UK’s much-overhauled pension system might lead one to conclude that it’s moving in the right direction.

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Editors Comment: How can we get millennials interested in investing?

Why are young people in their teens and 20s so reluctant to invest in the stock market?

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Editor's comment: How Budget 2017 could impact your pension

The upcoming Budget is unlikely to be a particularly uplifting experience.

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Editor's Comment: DIY bespoke portfolios will soon be a convenient reality

As final salary pensions decline over the coming decades, growing numbers of people are likely to be taking income from an investment portfolio in retirement.

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