What caught my eye this week. Hard to believe now, but when Monevator was born in the summer of 2007, passive investing with tracker funds was still a minority pursuit in Britain. Few investors did it. Newspapers and magazines rarely wrote about it, except in a “oh if you can’t be bothered you could buy […]

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Back in the wild old days there were few protections for pension scheme members. Long burnt into the public memory was the Maxwell pension scandal, for example, which saw around £400m of pension savers’ money plundered by a cash-starved newspaper mogul. In the 1990s and early 2000s, greater consideration was given to protecting workers’ pensions. […]

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What caught my eye this week. The New Year is the day we all start behaving better – whether it be quitting smoking, eating more vegetables, jogging, or simply resolving to stop putting your dog’s waste in a plastic bag and then flinging it up into a nearby tree to hang like a toxic fruit […]

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