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    • Steve_GP220
    • By Steve_GP220 6th Dec 17, 3:30 PM
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    ISA Calculators... whats the point?
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    ISA Calculators... whats the point? 6th Dec 17 at 3:30 PM
    Hi Guys. What is the point of those ISA calculators you get in the various sites like Standard Life? They are so full of disclaimers and reasons that you won't get back what the calculator says you will - surely anyone basing their decision to ISA or not to ISA on this would be mad?
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    • dunstonh
    • By dunstonh 6th Dec 17, 5:04 PM
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    What is the point of those ISA calculators you get in the various sites like Standard Life?
    There is little point. That is why most don't use them. Although, some people who have a target amount required on a target date, may find them useful to see if they are likely to be in the ballpark for their target.

    They are so full of disclaimers and reasons that you won't get back what the calculator says you will
    They have to cover risk warnings. You only have to read this forum to see how many people make bad investment decisions and do not understand the risks.
    I am an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA). Comments are for discussion purposes only. They are not financial advice. Different people have different needs and what is right for one person may not be for another. If you feel an area discussed may be relevant to you, then please seek advice from an Independent Financial Adviser local to you.
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