Losing the right to decide where your pension is invested

Losing the right to decide where your pension is invested

Hopefully your pension plan gives you control over whether or not to invest your pension contributions in an ethical fund. The bad news is that, if you’re a teacher, a nurse, a police officer, a librarian, or one of countless other roles in the public sector, any meaningful choice whether or not to invest in the British arms trade, or companies operating within oppressive overseas regimes, may have just been taken away from you.

You Can Have My Testosterone When You Pry It From My Cold Dead Testicles

You Can Have My Testosterone When You Pry It From My Cold Dead Testicles

I took a look into what I could do, naturally, to give me the best chance of keeping my sweet man juice (I’m aware that that sounded a bit wrong. Sorry. I won’t use it again.) So here’s what I've learned from what can only be described as a ‘modicum’ of internet research about boosting testosterone.

Cave to the Easy Life or Crave the Stretch?

Cave to the Easy Life or Crave the Stretch?

Are you the sort of person who is always looking for the next challenge? Whether an exam, a sport competition, a promotion at work or a bigger house? Do we live in a culture of constant dissatisfaction where as soon as we’ve achieved something great, the feeling quickly passes and is over taken by a craving for that next big thing?