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PA Debate Result: 75% say retirees will not make informed retirement plans

Retirement Planner | 11 Jul 2014 | 16:13

At the end of the first PA debate, Yellowtail Financial Planning’s managing director Dennis Hall emerged as the clear winner as 75% of you agree that retirees could not be trusted to make their own retirement planning decisions.

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The PA Debate final day – Have you voted yet?

As we enter the final day of The PA Debate 75% of you agree with Yellowtail’s Dennis Hall that we cannot expect retirees to make informed financial decisions.

Retirement Planner | 11 Jul 2014 | 10:09
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The PA Debate: Closing arguments are in - can retirees can be trusted with income decisions? Vote now!

The PA Debate into whether retirees can be expected to make informed retirement decisions has entered the fourth day with closing arguments now available online...

Retirement Planner | 10 Jul 2014 | 12:30

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PA Debate Day One: Guidance won’t help the majority of retirees

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