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Articles written by Merryn Somerset Webb
Every party in this election claims to want to fix Britain’s housing problem. But every one of them is proposing housing policies that will just make things worse, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Pensions freedom sounds easy. But as Merryn Somerset Webb explains, the reality isn’t quite so simple.
A frightening number of people cling on to their delusional beliefs, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But keeping faith with Japanese stocks isn’t one of them.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to Tim Price about the ‘dysfunctional’ financial environment, and when the world’s culture of debt will finally collapse.
If you’re a shareholder in Alliance Trust, make sure your voice is heard, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Here’s what you need to do.
Australia’s ‘pensions freedom’ resulted in a lot of broke pensioners. Could the same happen here? And if so, should we reverse the recent pension changes?
The SNP is campaigning for ‘full fiscal autonomy’ for Scotland. Merryn Somerset Webb introduces a comprehensive analysis from blogger Kevin Hague outlining exactly what that is, and what it would mean.
Parties across the board are determined to raise taxes on the rich, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But that doesn’t mean the tax-take will be any higher.
We can’t hope to reduce the national debt through fiddling with taxes, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Only cuts to state spending can do that.