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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.

Small businesses press on in face of Brexit

13 Oct 17

Most SMEs have not delayed key decisions after vote to leave the EU.

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