Ethical Investment (Not putting our money into weapons)

All of us will have to deal with some sort of money management, pension planning or investment in our lives. This list was copied from the Ethical Investors web site, which is full of well-informed advice.

  • Stakeholder & Personal Pension Plans
  • Additional Voluntary Contribution Plans
  • Company pension schemes
  • Pension transfers
  • Life assurance
  • Regular savings
  • Lump sum investments
  • Personal Equity Plans & ISAs
  • Critical Illness Protection
  • Discretionary Fund Management
  • Mortgage related plans
  • General Insurance

Action

  • Getting advice -free or paid for-before committing your money
  • Asking for information about the use of your money if already committed
  • Putting pressure on managers through letters, AGMs, voting etc. if you know your money is being used by the arms trade