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Queen sets new precedent and breaks tradition by posting Maundy Money to pensioners due to coronavirus

10 hours ago   |   The Sun


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Tesco defies critics to pay £900m in dividends: Boost for pension funds and 220,000 shareholders

Tesco defies critics to pay £900m in dividends: Boost for pension funds and 220,000 shareholders

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Boss Dave Lewis said it was committed to 'making the right decisions to feed the nation' while paying out to those who rely on the grocery group' dividends going into their...
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How to stop the coronavirus from infecting your pension income

How to stop the coronavirus from infecting your pension income

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Coronavirus has wreaked havoc with the stock market, pensions and interest rates. Younger savers will have decades to recoup losses, but those close to retirement have tough...
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Child benefit claims plummet, meaning more parents lose state pension credits

Child benefit claims plummet, meaning more parents lose state pension credits

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The number of families claiming child benefit has plunged by 44,000 to 7.28m over a year, and has fallen by well over half a million since 2012.
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April is the start of the tax year. How will the changes affect me?

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

From inheritance tax to junior Isas, the UK government is making adjustments Traditionally, the beginning of a new tax year brings changes to taxes, benefits and the cost of...
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Two married women get payouts totalling £14k after state pension blunder

Two married women get payouts totalling £14k after state pension blunder

8 days ago   |   Daily Mail

A probe is now under way into the failure, which went unnoticed for more than a decade until discovered by our pensions columnist Steve Webb and This is Money.
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Dividends are vanishing, but you CAN protect your pension

Dividends are vanishing, but you CAN protect your pension

9 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Following the closure of millions of businesses due to the coronavirus, many firms are looking to do all they can to hang on to cash reserves to help them through the difficult...
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Should I use my Lifetime Isa as a supplementary pension?

Should I use my Lifetime Isa as a supplementary pension?

10 days ago   |   Daily Mail

I'm 27 and hold a stocks and shares Lifetime Isa with Nutmeg, and haven't even considered whether there are legalities around what age I can take my private pension, which I...
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Moray pensioners conned out of cash by scammer claiming to offer aid during lockdown

10 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Two Moray pensioners have allegedly been scammed out of cash by a woman claiming to be offering them help during the coronavirus lockdown. The couple is said to have handed...
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What to do with your pension if you are hard up or made redundant

What to do with your pension if you are hard up or made redundant

11 days ago   |   Daily Mail

We explain how you can mitigate the fallout from reducing or ending pension contributions for a time. Don't panic, stay vigilant against scams, and keep paying in if you can...
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IMF warns of worst slump since the Great Depression

IMF warns of worst slump since the Great Depression

IMF boss Kristalina Georgieva - who will next week publish the group's latest economic forecasts alongside chief economist Gita Gopinath - described the disease as a 'test of... Read more ...

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer chasing four priority summer...

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer chasing four priority summer signings

Solskjaer is planning on being active in the upcoming window Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has prioritised the signings of Jadon Sancho, Jack Grealish, James... Read more ...

Premier League clubs 'to be handed MILLIONS in prize money almost two months...

Premier League clubs 'to be handed MILLIONS in prize money almost two months early'

In a bid to stave off the financial crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, an agreement has reportedly been made will which see clubs get some of the money reserved for... Read more ...

A top federal official blasts big banks that took bailout money in 2008 for...

A top federal official blasts big banks that took bailout money in 2008 for being 'resistant' to help struggling small businesses

A top federal official in the Small Business Administration blasted big banks that took bailout money in 2008 for not quickly loaning money to struggling small businesses... Read more ...

Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus warns Jadon Sancho off Manchester...

Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus warns Jadon Sancho off Manchester United transfer

The German attacker believes his teammate's development is best served at Dortmund Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus has urged Manchester United target Jadon Sancho to... Read more ...

Passengers fuming in struggle for cancelled flight refunds

Passengers fuming in struggle for cancelled flight refunds

Passengers are discovering that airlines have pulled their online cash refund option and are instead pushing them to take vouchers or swap flights instead. Read more ...

Man Utd owe staggering £169m in unpaid transfer fees - more than double Man...

Man Utd owe staggering £169m in unpaid transfer fees - more than double Man City and Spurs

Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham all owe money in transfer fees. Read more ...

'National treasure' 99-year-old veteran raising money for NHS sends...

'National treasure' 99-year-old veteran raising money for NHS sends incredible message

BBC Breakfast viewers branded Captain Tom Moore a "national treasure" as the 99-year-old veteran raising money for the NHS during the coronavirus crisis sent an incredible... Read more ...

How UK car makers are leaping into action in the war against coronavirus

How UK car makers are leaping into action in the war against coronavirus

Auto operations have shifted from assembling hundreds of motors each day to developing and manufacturing life-saving technology and providing services for those in greatest need. Read more ...

I need to cancel my TV licence but the website says I can't do that. Can I...

I need to cancel my TV licence but the website says I can't do that. Can I cancel my Direct Debit? 

I need to get a TV licence refund but online it says that it isn't possible to request a refund at the moment due to coronavirus. Can I just cancel my direct debit with the... Read more ...