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Free course: Managing my investments

Updated Friday, 6th March 2015

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Managing My Investments is the second of the series of three courses on personal finance produced by the True Potential Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance (True Potential PUFin). The Centre is generously supported by True Potential LLP. To learn more about the work of the Centre follow this link.


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