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Applying Real World Thinking to the FCA’s review on persistent debt

In April the Financial Conduct Authority released its report on persistent debt in the UK. One of the most shocking findings was that persistent debt is a problem that’s affecting 3.3 million people. That’s about three times the population of … » Read more…

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Pension reform – Is the pensions industry ready?

Last year George Osborne announced that from 6th April this year people would be able to cash in their pension pots under a more favourable tax regime than is currently in place. Under the plans, people approaching retirement would also … » Read more…

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Turning up the heat on electricity charges

This week, I received my electricity bill for the last three months.  Helpfully, it included a summary of power usage for the last 12 months and a predicted cost for the next year – higher than expected I must admit.  … » Read more…

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Online advertising – who’s in control?

If you’ve ever seen irrelevant display advertising and wondered why it happens then read on… Upcoming EU data portability regulations give consumers rights to see the data held on them and move it between platforms.  Whilst some of this data … » Read more…

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