Taxation is as old as civilisation itself. But how much is too much? Dominic Frisby looks at how taxation, war and society have evolved together over the centuries.
In this short video tutorial, Ed Bowsher runs through the nuts and bolts of opening a stocks and shares Isa, and gives you some investment ideas to consider.
Bad news for workers at General Electric (GE). The company will be freezing retirement benefits for 20,000 employees in order to cut billions from its pension deficit and debt pile.
The Pension Protection Fund deals with defined-benefit schemes when an employer goes bust. David Prosser explains how it works.
Most of us haven’t written one. But it’s crucial that you leave your financial affairs in order when you die.
Death comes with an awful lot of admin, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And if you don’t plan it right, it can come with an awful lot of expense, too. Here’s how to smooth your passage – in financial term, at least.
The Thomas Cook collapse has sparked the largest repatriation of British citizens since World War II. Here’s what you need to know.
Financial advisers and pension providers routinely tell savers to consolidate their disparate pension pots into a single plan. But it isn’t the no-brainer it may seem.