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Peter and his wife, 80


Shares, investment trusts, property and cash


Produce an income greater than cash

<p>Shares, investment trusts, property and cash</p>

Peter is 80 and has been investing for 54 years. He has an annual income from his state pension and annuities of £20,300, while his wife gets £4,400 a year from those sources as well as £2,200 from part-time work. They get a further income from dividends and interest on cash of about £10,000 a year.

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