Financial futures

Financial Futures: what to do if accessing pension freedoms isn't as easy as you thought

Over the past few weeks, you've probably read that getting access to your pension money may not be quite as clear cut as you thought, with some provide

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Financial Futures: digging the digital passport

In many contexts a passport is seen to be the ultimate source of identification. It sets out a person's name, age and place of birth and verifies that he or she is a citizen or resident of a particular country.

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Financial Futures: addressing the savings gap

The UK has two savings problems. First, people are not saving enough to meet their short-term needs - whether unexpected expenses or paying for a holiday - and instead are choosing to borrow.

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Why we need a savings minister

Tony Stenning, head of UK retail at BlackRock, is chairman of The Savings & Investments Policy project (TSIP), a pan-industry collaboration of leading financial services providers, trade bodies and consumer groups.

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