Kevin Peachey
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Do the volatile markets affect me?

All those red numbers on stock market boards may appear to be a strange and mysterious mix of data to many people.

But the story they are telling at present will be affecting anyone with a pension, those considering retirement, savers with Individual Savings Accounts (Isas), and even money set aside by families for the cost of children's university education.

The BBC's Kevin Peachey explains.