Scottish households see biggest rise in wealth in UKScotsmanTom McPhail, head of pensions research at Hargreaves Lansdown Pensions, said that public sector guaranteed final salary pensions could be a factor influencing the increase in Scotland's personal wealth. He said: “If you look at the demographics ...and more »
BBC NewsDebt woes 'weigh heavily' on young people, survey findsBBC NewsMore than a third of young people have debts of almost £3,000 and experience significant concerns about money. A survey of 2,042 people aged 18 to 24 conducted for the Money Advice Trust by YouGov found that they borrowed using credit cards, ...and more »
Mirror.co.uk'Property a better bet than pensions', says Bank of England chief economistNew Zealand HeraldAs money paid into pensions attracts UK tax relief at 20 per cent for basic rate taxpayers, and 40 per cent for higher rate taxpayers, they are normally seen as the best way to save for a retirement income. But as the rates available for savers turning ...Bank of England boss Andy Haldane says you're better off putting money into PROPERTYDaily Mailall 28 news articles »
Telegraph.co.ukIndividual lenders hold the key to solving housing crisis, says Legal & GeneralTelegraph.co.ukIndividual investors could help ease Britain's housing crisis via innovative investment structures, according to insurer Legal & General, as it eyes further inroads into the property market. The insurance giant sees potential for a marketplace ... It ...
Theresa May urged to reshape welfare with 'social insurance'The GuardianGodfrey told a campaigning group, the Financial Inclusion Commission, last year that the systems used to deliver auto-enrolment, the scheme that ensures all low-income workers have a pension, could also be used to help the public insure themselves ...and more »