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"Investors paid more than £1 billion in fees over a year for funds that did not offer good value for money."

St James’s Place (SJP), Britain’s largest wealth manager, tops the list of UK fund managers offering poor value for money.

[Paywall] https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/1bn-cost-of-sitting-in-a-poor-fund-srv5ds9xj
"Nearly nine in 10 products sold on Black Friday are available for the same price or cheaper earlier in the year, according to consumer group Which?.

It urged consumers to "do some research" in order to spot genuine bargains during the 27 November sale.

Retailers including Amazon, Argos and John Lewis said they offered good deals all year round, not just during seasonal shopping events."

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-55058121
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HSBC says it could charge for current accounts.

I came across this article and thought some of you might find it interesting. It seems like sooner rather than later, paying for current accounts will be the norm.

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-54700837