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How to help your child become smart about money

By Sourajit Aiyer

— This article was originally published in Straits Times, Singapore.

Most parents aspire that their children achieve more than they did. One such area should be better money management.

But how do parents ensure their kids turn out smarter in money management than they are? After all, many parents of our generation are found lacking in money management skills, while most schools do not teach basic money management either.

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The risks of plunging your pension into buy-to-let

Many players in the UK housing market are anticipating with glee the moment in April when pensioners will be allowed to cash in their pension pots and buy property to let it on.

Already in a bubble, this will mean UK home prices will rise even further.

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