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The MoneyWeek Podcast

This week, John and Merryn discuss the trouble in Turkey and why the country has, for a long time, been a disaster waiting to happen; which assets are worth investing in at the moment; and where the UK property market is to heading next.

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For August's selection of wines, Matthew Jukes has picked an eclectic line-up of six Italian, German and French gems from Hanford Wines to delight your palate, starting at under £10 a bottle. Pick up a mixed case to test, then buy full cases of your favourites!

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Are you paying too much for your DIY pension?

If you have a DIY pension, keep an eye on the fees, says David Prosser.

Give some thought to your declining years

You should consider appointing someone to handle your finances in case you lose the capacity to do so, says Ruth Jackson.

Netflix is flying too high

The online streaming giant is vastly overpriced and its growth is slowing, says Matthew Partridge.

Where to find the world’s best assets and industries

Myles Bradshaw of Amundi’s Global Aggregate fixed-income fund picks his favourite sectors to invest in.

Properties for around £500,000

From a 15th-century cottage in the conservation area of Sandwich, Kent, to a one-bedroom apartment in London’s Earls Court Road.

Back the boardroom activists

Haranguing company managers is a lucrative business for those who like to get stuck in, says Max King.

Four wheels good, two wheels better

British riders are dominating the Tour de France again. Could the publicity, along with advances in electric bikes, encourage us to swap four wheels for two? Frédéric Guirinec looks at the best ways to invest.

Martin Feldstein: the bull run is running out of steam

Martin Feldstein, the economist who chaired US president Ronald Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers, predicts that the bull run in stocks may soon come to an end.

How to decide when to sell shares

Investors spend a lot of time thinking about buying shares, says John Stepek. But they should consider their selling strategy too.

Betting on politics: Question Time's next chair

Matthew Partridge looks at who is most likely to take over presenting duties when David Dimbleby steps down from the current-affairs programme.

Turkey in trouble

What Erdogan's crisis means for your money

Risers & fallers

From ADRs to Z scores – all the financial terms you wish you understood, but were too embarrassed to ask about.
There are many ways of buying in to the bitcoin boom. Dominic Frisby looks at the most common, and explains exactly how to buy bitcoins in the UK.
A simple, easy to manage portfolio of six of the best investment trusts, selected by Merryn Somerset Webb, offering defensiveness, stability, exposure to growth, and some income.
Everyone should have some gold in these torrid times. But how do you get hold of it? Here's the best place to get started.