Tag Archives: Financial Media

NS&I Budget announcement

In the Budget announcement yesterday (Wednesday 19 March), the Chancellor outlined plans for National Savings & Investments (NS&I) to help support savers. Firstly, NS&I will launch a special issue of a market-leading savings bond for people aged 65 and over which will go on sale during the final quarter of the financial year (January 2015), […]

Retirement – brave new world?

Radical changes proposed in yesterday’s Budget could herald the biggest shake-up to UK pensions ever. And it could happen as soon as 2015. hese welcome proposals would give pension savers more freedom, choice and flexibility than ever before over how they access their pension savings. If the changes go ahead, anyone of pension age would […]

Not Rocket Science

When the media raises the subject of beating the stockmarket through astute stock picking, the name ‘Warren Buffett’ is usually cited. But what does this legendary investor actually say about the smart way to invest? Buffett is considered to have such a track record of picking stock winners and avoiding losers that his annual letter […]