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ALEX BRUMMER: Pandemic creating its stock market winners

ALEX BRUMMER: Pandemic creating its stock market winners

11 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Unilever and Astrazeneca were long viewed as under-performing and underrated. But both have come roaring back and top the FTSE 100, creating value for the nation's pension funds.
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How I Save: Rose, who has £3,050 saved after going debt-free

How I Save: Rose, who has £3,050 saved after going debt-free

11 days ago   |   Metro

Rose spends on fast food How do you spend and save your money? It's okay if you feel a bit uneasy about answering that question, even to yourself. Money is a touchy subject...
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Retired police offices say they've been spied on and accused of lying

Retired police offices say they've been spied on and accused of lying

13 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Around 13,000 former officers receive injury pensions that are paid on top of their police pensions These are paid for life - but only if an officer can no longer work owing to...
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Government offers four ways to fix pension tax loophole

Government offers four ways to fix pension tax loophole

13 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Critics have long demanded action over a tax flaw which means some poorly paid staff lose payments into pension pots, depending on the type of scheme operated by their employer.
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Campaigners against state pension age rise 'supremely confident' ahead of Court of Appeal hearing

14 days ago   |   The Independent

'Money can never make up for what we have lost in the past six years. Our homes. Our health. Our happiness,' says woman pushed into destitution
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Government urged to review pension tax relief

Government urged to review pension tax relief

14 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The Public Accounts Committee said the Government did not understand the impact of pension tax breaks, including the differing rates of relief on contributions.
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Saver spent £21k on top-ups not added to his state pension

Saver spent £21k on top-ups not added to his state pension

14 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Stephen O'Loughlin, pictured, whose state pension was bungled twice over and then had his complaint ignored, has received an apology from the Government.
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IN THE MONEY: Outgoing Post Office boss Rico Back

IN THE MONEY: Outgoing Post Office boss Rico Back

17 days ago   |   Daily Mail

During his two years in charge the 65-year-old Back raked in a long-term incentive award of £91,000, other benefits, plus a salary of £640,000 and a pension allowance of £112,000.
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The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 - here's how they spend their millions

The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 - here's how they spend their millions

18 days ago   |   Business Insider

Barack Obama's net worth is $40 million , according to a 2019 GoBankingRates estimate. Aside from the six-figure pension he receives as a former president, Obama has made...
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Government faces £17bn bill to fix age discrimination pension blunder

Government faces £17bn bill to fix age discrimination pension blunder

18 days ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Three million workers could get a boost to their pension as a result of the blunder, which led to a successful legal challenge in late 2018.
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Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford 'buys golf course to build new...

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford 'buys golf course to build new home in search of privacy'

The Sun report that he has spent big money on the greenfield site as he plans to design and build a new home in the grounds away from his six-bed home in Cheshire. Read more ...

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta must offload FA Cup stars before he can spend this...

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta must offload FA Cup stars before he can spend this summer

EXCLUSIVE BY SAMI MOKBEL: Arteta must sell players to generate the money required to land his first-choice targets and he could offload Alexandre Lacazette or Hector Bellerin. Read more ...

Nick Kyrgios blasts ‘money-grabbing' tennis stars as he pulls out of US Open...

Nick Kyrgios blasts ‘money-grabbing' tennis stars as he pulls out of US Open over Covid-19 concerns

NICK KYRGIOS has withdrawn from the US Open over Covid-19 concerns and then blasted dancing, money-grabbing tennis stars during lockdown. The Australian posted a video on... Read more ...

Petrol prices set to fall as fears of a Covid-19 second wave hits oil

Petrol prices set to fall as fears of a Covid-19 second wave hits oil

The AA said that, unlike at the start of the pandemic when petrol prices fell below £1 per litre, this time UK families 'won't be locked down and locked out of the savings at... Read more ...

Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren...

Hundreds of billionaires pledged to give their fortunes away through Warren Buffett and Bill Gates' Giving Pledge, but very little money may be actually helping people, according to a new study

Over 75% of the original signatories to Bill Gates and Warren Buffett's Giving Pledge - a promise to give away the majority of their wealth - are richer now than they were when... Read more ...

DB Cooper ransom money found buried along Columbia River entered the water...

DB Cooper ransom money found buried along Columbia River entered the water months after skyjacking

In November 1971, a identifying himself as Dan 'DB' Cooper bought a $20 ticket for a Northwest flight from Portland to Seattle, later demanding $200,000 ransom and a parachute... Read more ...

FA Cup prize money for 2020-21 halved due to financial impact of coronavirus

FA Cup prize money for 2020-21 halved due to financial impact of coronavirus

Arsenal won the competition for the 14th time in their history by beating Chelsea on Saturday but they won't be able to earn as much if they triumph next time out Read more ...

Rolls-Royce shares dip to lowest level for more than decade

Rolls-Royce shares dip to lowest level for more than decade

The engineering group is thought to be looking to secure around £1.5billion in emergency funding by selling new shares. And it is also understood to be trying to sell its... Read more ...

Purplebricks and Winkworth report surge in demand

Purplebricks and Winkworth report surge in demand

Chancellor Rishi Sunak raised the stamp duty threshold until March 31, meaning those who buy properties worth less than £500,000 before then will pay the Exchequer nothing. Read more ...

HSBC profits plunge by more than 82% as loans sour

HSBC profits plunge by more than 82% as loans sour

The lender, which makes most of its money in Asia, said pre-tax profits slid to just £824m in the three months to June 30, down from £4.7billion over the same period last year. Read more ...