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The key to pension saving is to start young

Young man vs old man in race

If you were offered the chance to turn £10 into £100, there’s a good chance you'd be interested.

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Don't let the Six Nations leave you with a sick feeling

A rugby match

There's a cracking feast of Rugby Union coming up over the next two months as the 2010 Six Nation Championship starts up on Saturday 6 February.

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Christmas shopping abroad? Don’t let a bargain become a crisis

Christmas shopping

Shoppers excited by their overseas shopping trip and concentrating on making savings can forget to ensure they have the right insurance to cover the cost of gifts they're bringing home.

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Will your insurance policy pay out in the event of flooding?

home insurance cover

When floods strike, the damage can be devastating. And with wetter winters ahead, more homes than ever could be at risk. If the worse does happen, will your insurance policy pay out?

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Simon Read was previously personal finance editor at The Independent and money editor at The People. He has been a financial journalist for around 20 years, during which time he has worked on the money desks for The Guardian and The Daily Mirror among others.

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