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by Alexander Beard, on May 21, 2019 5:23:07 AM

There are so many factors for a parent to consider in doing their best to make sure their children are prepared for the world when they reach adulthood. A lot …

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by Alexander Beard, on May 10, 2019 11:37:49 AM

"Additional Savings are needed!" German State Pension Insurance has long-term history. Otto von Bismarck, the former Chancellor of the Deutsche Reich, started the system in 1889- 130 Years now running …

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by Alexander Beard, on Feb 25, 2019 5:44:42 AM

It’s easy to push saving for your retirement to the back of your mind. Future events have a habit of feeling very distant, until they arrive. It can be a …

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by Alexander Beard, on Feb 18, 2019 4:22:42 AM

For those who want to stay safe from the efforts of pension scammers, help is out there. It’s just as well because such help is in high demand. Between August …

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by Alexander Beard, on Feb 11, 2019 5:07:19 AM

Innovative Finance ISAs (IFISA) are a little-known type of ISA that can see great returns. Here’s a summary of what they are and how they use P2P lending to secure …

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by Alexander Beard, on Feb 6, 2019 5:32:07 AM

We’ll be the first to admit that your personal finances aren’t the easiest thing to fall in love with. It can be easy to bury your head in the sand …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jan 29, 2019 6:46:03 AM

There’s been a lot of talk in the press recently about generational inequality, which has mostly been with good reason. Those currently in their twenties and thirties are earning far …

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by Alexander Beard, on Nov 12, 2018 5:21:37 AM

The Institute of Fiscal Studies suggests that the average total debt incurred by today’s university students over the duration of their studies will amount to £51,000. This figure comes as …

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by Alexander Beard, on Oct 15, 2018 6:49:26 AM

The Bank of Mum and Dad is a well-known concept and we all hate to see our children struggle financially, which is why many parents continue to support their children …

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by Alexander Beard, on Aug 6, 2018 6:06:58 AM

When it comes to saving for your pension, the old adage repeated to revising students rings true; little and often. Lots and often if you can manage it, but the …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jul 23, 2018 4:24:34 AM

When it comes to a robust investment plan, rooting around for hidden treasure at car boot sales can’t really be held up as particularly reliable. However, there are plenty of …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jul 16, 2018 6:46:54 AM

Holidays can be expensive, that’s for sure. Getting everything organised for your trip can be quite a challenge, too. So we’ve compiled these simple tips to save you money and …

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