Christ I’ve been robbed! That was my first thought as I stared at the 80% loss. Eyes on stalks, stomach in knots – I felt the panic rise like mercury in a heatwave. This wasn’t 2008. This was last Friday1. I had logged into my portfolio tracking account hoping for a shot of dopamine. Instead […]

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There’s a school of thought out there that the pension is an endangered species. As doomed as an orangutan surrounded by palm oil company bulldozers and men with matches. The alarmism goes like this: State Pension – forget about it. It’ll be abolished or gutted by the time you’re 70 or 80 or whatever age […]

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