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News by: Michelle McGagh

Got a 'defined benefit' pension? Watch out for scammers!

by Michelle McGagh on May 27, 2016 at 16:03

Fraudsters are encouraging those with defined benefit pensions to move their money into dubious investments.

The Expert View: Daily Mail, United Utilities and Paysafe

by Michelle McGagh on May 27, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including PayPoint and Tate & Lyle.

Watchdog plans ban on pension exit fees

by Michelle McGagh on May 26, 2016 at 13:21

The Financial Conduct Authority plans to ban exit charges on new pension policies and introduce a 1% cap on existing fees.

The Expert View: Marks & Spencer, Zoopla & Rio Tinto

by Michelle McGagh on May 26, 2016 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Babcock and BGEO.

Savers could use lifetime ISA for children and care

by Michelle McGagh on May 25, 2016 at 11:21

The government is looking at ways the lifetime ISA could be used to fund a number of life events.

The Expert View: Imperial Brands, Sky and Ocado

by Michelle McGagh on May 25, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Cranswick and Renew Holdings.

The Expert View: Royal Mail, Pendragon and Restore

by Michelle McGagh on May 24, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Tissue Regenix and Aureus Mining.

Pensions should cover 'active retirement' not whole life

by Michelle McGagh on May 23, 2016 at 16:59

A pension expert has said dwindling pensions mean retirees should not worry about funding 30 years of life after work.

How a pension 'dashboard' could help you save better

by Michelle McGagh on May 20, 2016 at 07:00

A pension dashboard will let you see all your pots in one place and could allow you to consolidate them into the best value scheme.

The Expert View: M&S, Hargreaves Lansdown and Royal Mail

by Michelle McGagh on May 20, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Grainger and Rathbone Brothers.

Could a lifetime ISA replace your workplace pension?

by Michelle McGagh on May 19, 2016 at 07:00

Employees may be given the choice of being auto-enrolled into a lifetime ISA instead of a workplace pension.

The Expert View: Burberry, Standard Chartered and Just Eat

by Michelle McGagh on May 19, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Countryside Properties and Marston’s.

Pensions: fears scammers could target 'master trusts'

by Michelle McGagh on May 18, 2016 at 13:41

The government will provide new protection to savers in master trust pensions to stop them falling victim to scams.

The Expert View: Taylor Wimpey, Land Securities and UDG

by Michelle McGagh on May 18, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Greencore and Speedy Hire.

The Expert View: HSBC, Vodafone and British Land

by Michelle McGagh on May 17, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Crest Nicholson and Icap.

Workers' pensions at risk of poor investment, warn MPs

by Michelle McGagh on May 16, 2016 at 14:59

Workers automatically enrolled in pension schemes in recent years are under threat from bad investments, lack of protection and lifetime ISAs.

Young people hopeful, but unrealistic, about their finances

by Michelle McGagh on May 13, 2016 at 08:00

Young people are increasingly hopeful about their finances but their optimism may be misplaced, a government survey suggests.

The Expert View: ITV, Aldermore & National Grid

by Michelle McGagh on May 13, 2016 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, including Royal Dutch Shell and Tesco.

How to work out if the lifetime ISA is a good deal

by Michelle McGagh on May 12, 2016 at 09:30

When it comes to saving more, your income tax rate determines whether a pension or lifetime ISA is a better deal.

The Expert View: William Hill, AA & AstraZeneca

by Michelle McGagh on May 12, 2016 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, including Barratt Developments and National Express.

 

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