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Auto-enrolling the self-employed ‘would exclude 60% ’

20 Oct 17

Only 28% of self-employed workers believe pensions are safe saving option.

Young savers ‘more open to ethical pension options’

18 Oct 17

Half of millennial investors would like to be offered fossil-free investments as standard, compared to 34% of those over the age of 55.

Inflation at highest rate since 2012

17 Oct 17

Food and transport prices cause inflation to rise to 3%.

Women fail to prioritise life insurance

17 Oct 17

Women aren’t taking out life insurance despite admitting their families would struggle without them.

Self-assessment paper deadline looms

16 Oct 17

Paper tax returns will be accepted until midnight on 31 October.