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26 Feb 2015
No Nasty Words from Mark Carney
Temporarily negative inflation. What on earth's that!?
25 Feb 2015
Homes for the retired aren’t retirement homes
The current debate about the generation wealth gap may be missing the point.
20 Feb 2015
Buy, Buy Spring
Though it’s hard to believe as we battle through gridlock caused by a light dusting of the wrong type of snow, spring really is just around the corner.
19 Feb 2015
Will I be able to draw on my pension in April?
New pension reforms allowing the over-55s almost unlimited access to their pension funds is one thing – the pension companies are quite another, says Steve McDowell.
16 Feb 2015
We live in financial times – and I’m being stalked by it.
Yes, it’s true, the venerable Financial Times is stalking me.
13 Feb 2015
Granny bonds
The Chancellor takes and then gives but, as usual, timing is everything
12 Feb 2015
Hooray for Mr Osborne –who cares about politics?
Pensioner Bond boost is great news for families, says Steve McDowell.
11 Feb 2015
Parental Advisory. The foulest new word in the English language – it might just help your children get on the housing ladder
“Homillionaires” sounds as ugly as it looks but it reflects a reality for many people in the South East. They own an asset worthy of a lottery win and yet they see their children facing a future of renting or “boomeranging” home.
10 Feb 2015
Pensions Just Got A Little More Complicated.
Life was challenging enough for the over 50’s
06 Feb 2015
Over the last few years and with the changes made as part of the Mortgage Market Review underwriting of mortgages has become far less straightforward.
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