Editor's comment

There’s no such thing as a fund manager with the Midas touch

Editorial Comment: there are valuable takeaways for private investors following the Woodford saga, says Faith Glasgow

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Editorial Comment: retirement dreams do not always match reality

A survey of 10,000 people in or approaching retirement paints a complex and nuanced picture, writes Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: what investments are good for the next 40 years?

Four decades down the line, the magazines focus has moved with the times, but some investment trends and opportunities will persist, writes Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: our new look Money Observer magazine

Weve had the interior designers in, but the magazines new look is evolution not revolution, explains Faith Glasgow

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Editor’s Comment: why is Lasting Power of Attorney such a big deal?

Setting up a power of attorney early on in life is a low-cost precaution that could spare you distress further down the line, argues Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: broker best buy lists must be robust and impartial

There is a ‘financial advice gap’ and in an ideal world, broker buy lists should be a lifeline that enables investors to feel confident about fund selection, says Faith Glasgow.

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Editor’s Comment: what I learned when I met two financial planners

Deciding that her partner’s retirement meant that it was time to ‘walk the financial planning walk’, Faith Glasgow met two very different advisers and shares what she learned.

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The Isa is 20 years old: is it time for a birthday shake-up?

Do we need one wrapper to rule them all, asks Faith Glasgow.

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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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