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Retirement was the hot topics among Morningstar readers over the past week as changes came at the start of a new tax year

Karen Kwok 10 April, 2017 | 10:28AM

Retirement topped investors’ agendas over the past week as a new tax year started and the Lifetime ISA launched, offering a generous top up from the Government.

With these changes in mind, last week Morningstar ran a Guide to Planning for Retirement, helping investors to maximise their pension pots with the latest investment ideas.

Here are the most popular articles on over the past week.

Top 20 FTSE 350 Dividend Paying Stocks

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Top 20 FTSE 100 Dividend Paying Stocks

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7 Cheapest Gold Rated Investment Trusts

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ISA and SIPP Investors' Favourite Funds

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Morningstar’s Guide to Planning for Retirement

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Born After 1961? Be Prepared to Work for Longer

We are all living longer - and becoming a burden on the state - finds John Cridland's Independent Review of the State Pension Age

Hobson: I've Already Invested My New ISA Allowance

THE WEEK: Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson navigates the buying opportunities created by the Fed, and benefits from a takeover bid

Best Performing Funds Since Brexit Revealed

10 months after the Brexit vote, European and Asian equities top the list of the best performing funds - despite the UK's sterling depreciation rally

3 Top One-Stop-Shop Funds

Want to outsource asset allocation to the professionals? We take a look at the best multi-asset offerings on the market

ISA Investors' Favourite Stocks: Oil and Utilities

While Lloyds proved popular among young ISA investors, oil companies and utilities stocks dominated the most purchased stocks list in March

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Karen Kwok

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