Weekly Money: the stories we noticed 5 to 9 OctoberThe IndependentThe move is designed to simplify things for customers but Hannah Maundrell of money.co.uk said: “I will be interested to see if anyone actually sees their bill going down as a result of this”. Call rates are also changing with the connection fee for ...
AOL Money UKHorrifying ignorance among teachers on money mattersAOL Money UKGavin Oldham, Chairman of The Share Centre, said: "While the inclusion of financial education on the curriculum is a huge step forward, it's clear many teachers still lack the confidence to explain basic personal finance issues. This means pupils may ...and more »
Money ObserverHow to build a pension portfolioMoney ObserverHowever, if you have another 15 to 20 years until retirement and you don't invest your money where it can grow in real terms, your pension pot may end up being worth much less than you had hoped. .... He says: 'This type of fund provides a solid base ...and more »
How to Save Money -- 9 Money Saving Tips for AnyoneHuffington PostIf you have credit card debt and the interest payments are crushing your ability to pay off any principal, try to negotiate a lower interest rate with your credit card company. If your card issuer refuses to help you, transfer your balance to another ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukInvesting your first £10000: our precision guideTelegraph.co.ukHe suggested that "tracker" funds - which simply replicate the performance of a stock market index such as the FTSE 100 - could do much of the work and picked out the Fidelity UK Index fund (0.07pc, P share class) for the UK element. For international ...