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Could my ex-husband sabotage a pension before handing it over to me?

Could my ex-husband sabotage a pension before handing it over to me?

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

What is to stop my ex-husband converting everything to useless shares that are falling in value? Barrister Rhys Taylor explains how pensions are handled when couples divorce.
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UK University Staff Start Two-Week Strike

UK University Staff Start Two-Week Strike

1 day ago   |   Gizmodo

Not for climate, but for money and pensions for themselves.
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Vanguard's Sipp is the UK's cheapest ever DIY pension

Vanguard's Sipp is the UK's cheapest ever DIY pension

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Vanguard says the new self-invested personal pension scheme is designed to cut the 'cost and complexity' of saving for retirement.
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Should you put more cash into your pension in case of Budget changes?

Should you put more cash into your pension in case of Budget changes?

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Rookie Chancellor Rishi Sunak was given a month to prepare for the Budget on March 11. Will Government top-ups into retirement savings pots be lowered to the 20 per cent basic...
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Pension pots locked as financial advisers can't afford insurance

Pension pots locked as financial advisers can't afford insurance

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

One financial advice firm has told how its premiums rose from £3,700 in 2009 to £45,000 in 2019. Another adviser says premiums jumped from £22,736 in 2017 to £112,000 in 2018.
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Sir Ian Diamond: How Aberdeen University account entry for £601,000 triggered payment probe

Sir Ian Diamond: How Aberdeen University account entry for £601,000 triggered payment probe

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal

It was an account entry for £601,000 which set alarm bells ringing. The money, which was being handed to outgoing Aberdeen University principal Sir Ian Diamond, was detailed in...
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Plucky pensioner, 77, fights off thug who targeted him at cash machine

3 days ago   |   Evening Standard

This is the moment a pensioner fought off a robber who tried to steal his money from a cash machine.
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Legal & General commits UK pension money to help boost affordable housing

3 days ago   |   Evening Standard

Insurance giant Legal & General has earmarked UK pension money to be spent on affordable housing for the first time, with £100 million of new financing secured.
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Should you start a final salary pension on your birthday or in April?

Should you start a final salary pension on your birthday or in April?

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

This case highlights how complicated the rules on final salary pensions can be to navigate. Find out what you should ask your scheme before triggering payments here.
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Carnoustie couple won't even save any money after ‘nightmare' insulation project leaves them decanted three times

4 days ago   |   The Courier

Angus pensioners decanted three times during a “nightmare” pilot project to insulate their 140-year old home have been told by council chiefs not to expect their energy bills...
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Royal backlash: Furious demands for Meghan and Harry to repay Frogmore...

Royal backlash: Furious demands for Meghan and Harry to repay Frogmore Cottage money grows

MEGHAN MARKLE and Prince Harry announced they will be leaving the UK in March for good, but calls for them to return the taxpayer's £2.4m they splashed on their Frogmore... Read more ...

Steelmaking returns to Redcar with the potential to create 20,000 jobs

Steelmaking returns to Redcar with the potential to create 20,000 jobs

Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen said that after weeks of negotiations, he has reached an agreement to buy an 840-acre site on the south bank of the Tees from Thai steel firm, SSI UK. Read more ...

Victoria's Secret goes private in £407m deal

Victoria's Secret goes private in £407m deal

Sycamore Brands will buy 55 per cent of the high-end lingerie brand for about £407m, while the rest is kept by owner L Brands. Chairman and chief executive Les Wexner, 82, will... Read more ...

Gemma Collins has tyres 'slashed' and offers mechanic gifts at her boutique...

Gemma Collins has tyres 'slashed' and offers mechanic gifts at her boutique despite money woes

The GC was out on a shopping trip with her niece and nephew when the AA had to come to their rescue outside Harrods because 'the tyres were slashed' Read more ...

DIRECTOR DEALS: Glaxo boss Emma Walmsley handed £6.6m in shares

DIRECTOR DEALS: Glaxo boss Emma Walmsley handed £6.6m in shares

Walmsley, 50, will receive the 392,260 shares if she and the pharma group hit a number of targets between January 2020 and December 2022. She will have to sit on the stock for... Read more ...

PUNT OF THE WEEK: International research group YouGov

PUNT OF THE WEEK: International research group YouGov

An international research group that gathers data on opinions and is best known for its political surveys and polling, YouGov was founded in 2000 by two former aides to Jeffrey... Read more ...

Factory output and sales of commercial properties soar

Factory output and sales of commercial properties soar

HM Revenue & Customs revealed 11,170 sales completed in January - the highest volume of commercial property sales and the biggest monthly rise in almost 12 years. Read more ...

Kia's new seven-seater Sorento SUV is a triumph, says RAY MASSEY

Kia's new seven-seater Sorento SUV is a triumph, says RAY MASSEY

This new Sorento is another triumph for Korea, which is still celebrating Oscar glory with Bong Joon-ho's film Parasite. Kia has sold more than 53,000 Sorentos in the UK. Read more ...

Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

The High Street bank started trialling the technology last week, which lets managers track how long employees spend at their desks and time spent on tasks. Read more ...

Power couple at the heart of battle for Sirius Minerals

Power couple at the heart of battle for Sirius Minerals

Nichola Pease will join Jupiter Asset Management, which has a 7.8 per cent stake in Sirius. Her husband runs Odey Asset Management, which has built up a 1.3 per cent stake. Read more ...