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Should you start a small business in your 50s?
Increasing numbers of ‘olderpreneurs’ seek a second career in later life
Claire Walsh
Making ethical pension choices is no easy task
Even an expert struggled to make meaningful comparison between different funds
Charles Calkin
The lottery of later-life care
Brexit derailed the debate on care — but politicians need to tackle the issue
Your QuestionsLucy Warwick-Ching
Should I pay into a pension for my cleaner?
I pay in cash and provide all the materials, but I’ve heard there may be tax and pension obligations too
Merryn Somerset Webb
Neil Woodford’s rocky return
Birdwatching, investing and the power of specialisms
Watch out for companies that stray too far from their natural habitat
How to be the Bank of Mum and Dad
Can you afford to help bankroll your children’s property purchase?
Merryn Somerset Webb
Bond turmoil heralds end of the standard portfolio
If fixed-income no longer offers stability, look elsewhere for protection from equity volatility
How green is your pension?
Savers are offered a growing range of sustainable funds, but the choice is tricky
Your QuestionsLucy Warwick-Ching
Must I return an expensive gift to my ex-partner?
His finances have been badly hit by the pandemic — now he wants my necklace back
Simon Edelsten
Grey areas in the green revolution
Copper mining and electric cars highlight just some of the difficulties
‘We don’t get paid for empty beds’: the crisis facing UK care home operators
Coronavirus has piled pressure on an already struggling sector, increasing costs and hitting fees
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THURSDAY, 25 FEBRUARY, 2021
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WEDNESDAY, 24 FEBRUARY, 2021
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FRIDAY, 19 FEBRUARY, 2021
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WEDNESDAY, 17 FEBRUARY, 2021
Managing your investments during retirement 

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WEDNESDAY, 17 FEBRUARY, 2021
Charles Calkin
Remarry by all means — but don’t forget the pre-nup

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WEDNESDAY, 10 FEBRUARY, 2021
Is there still life in the annuities market?

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WEDNESDAY, 10 FEBRUARY, 2021
Why can’t I transfer my final salary pension?

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Where do the next generation of investors go from here?

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THURSDAY, 4 FEBRUARY, 2021
Breaking the silence around the menopause

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WEDNESDAY, 3 FEBRUARY, 2021
How to find a financial adviser

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WEDNESDAY, 27 JANUARY, 2021
How much is enough to retire on?

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MONDAY, 25 JANUARY, 2021
Robin Wigglesworth
Is value investing back from the dead?

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FRIDAY, 22 JANUARY, 2021
Camilla Cavendish
Covid shows that ageing is like a disease — we should treat it accordingly

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WEDNESDAY, 20 JANUARY, 2021
Should you build equity release into your retirement strategy?

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MONDAY, 18 JANUARY, 2021
Thousands of UK savers advised to give up final-salary pensions

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FRIDAY, 15 JANUARY, 2021
Rising redundancies prompt drive to access final salary pensions

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FRIDAY, 15 JANUARY, 2021
How Covid-19 rebooted retirement

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WEDNESDAY, 13 JANUARY, 2021
Lucy Warwick-Ching
Should we sell my mother’s house or rent it out?

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THURSDAY, 7 JANUARY, 2021
Serious MoneyClaer Barrett
Will writing: a case of whodunnit or haven’t done it yet?

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WEDNESDAY, 30 DECEMBER, 2020
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How does redundancy affect my pension?

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Pandemic leaves over-50s with uncertain job prospects

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