Those with savings have ended up footing the bill for Britain’s recovery, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Articles written by Merryn Somerset Webb
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Even if you take into account the most optimistic figures for North Sea oil, an independent Scotland would start off in a terrible financial position.
Wages in Japan may be about to start rising as inflation creeps up. Could we be next?
The lifetime allowance on individual pension pots is to fall from April, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But there is something you can do.
Performance fees don’t make fund managers better, says Merryn Somerset Webb. They just make them better paid.
It’s reasonable to assume that the Japanese stockmarket will have another great year, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But it’s a much riskier bet than it was a few years ago.
The financial industry needs to change its ways, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And that means reconnecting with its clients.
If you’re in a defined contributions pension scheme, new rules mean you could end up with an annual pension half the size of someone in a final salary scheme.
Don’t get ripped off – shop around before buying an annuity, says Merryn Somerset Webb.