Your finances

How to calculate a suitable drawdown amount from your pension pot

Retirees can now take regular income from their pension pots. However, calculating how much drawdown is sustainable is a complex – and crucial – task.

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Prudent Parent: avoid this common Junior Isa mistake

With my son only a couple of months old and dribbling being his main hobby, it was decided that the only present under the tree for him would be a Junior Isa.

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Banks boost profits on back of over-60s’ current account cash

High street lenders are raking in profits from their older customers who leave substantial sums in current accounts that pay low interest.

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Sweet charity: how the principles of philanthropy can benefit donors and good causes

Make your charity donations count by considering philanthropy services and giving the tax-efficient way, writes Sam Barrett.

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Sweet charity: how the principles of philanthropy can benefit donors and good causes

Make your charity donations count by considering philanthropy services and giving the tax-efficient way, writes Sam Barrett.

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Tax

Make the most of pension tax relief before it is too late

Time may be running out for higher earners to make the most of pension tax relief and the annual £40,000 limit before the government moves the goalposts.

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January 2019: what are the best savings account rates?

Average rates are rising across the board for first time in seven years

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House prices expected to stall in 2019

There is unlikely to be any growth in UK prices next year owing to Brexit uncertainty and stretched affordability, according to the Royal Institution o

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