News & Articles

Everything you need to know about the Self-Employed Pensions Crisis
04/12/2018
Modern working practices have evolved in recent times with more and more people choosing to go down the self-employed route. But this route ...
Inheritance Tax Updates and the Pre-Brexit Budget
29/11/2018
With a record-breaking £5.2bn in Inheritance Tax claimed in 2017/18, we would be forgiven for thinking that this would be enough for the ta...
What would a Hard Brexit mean for UK Investors?
06/11/2018
When it comes to Brexit, nobody knows exactly what is going to happen which means that we need to use our best judgement and shut out the no...
The Rise and Rise of Equity Release
02/11/2018
It’s good news all round for equity release as the latest quarterly lending figures from the Equity Release Council show that £1.02bn in ...
What Would Happen if you Couldn’t Pay Your Mortgage?
22/10/2018
It’s one major challenge to get on the property ladder and raise enough deposit to secure your first home. But it’s another thing entire...
What does the Interest Rates Rise mean for you?
12/10/2018
Every aspect of financial planning is impacted by the context in which decisions are made. This means that the recent interest rate increase...
Protect your Finances after Dementia Diagnosis
09/10/2018
They say that growing up is hard to do but growing old is pretty tough as well. While health concerns, loneliness and other emotional and ph...
Which ISA is right for you?
05/10/2018
ISAs are a common feature of many strong financial planning and investment portfolios. However, many people initially struggle with understa...
The Tax Break Opportunity You May Never Have Heard Of
02/10/2018
It’s safe to say that none of us likes paying tax. There’s always that sinking feeling when you receive your payslip and the taxman take...
The Pros and Cons of Joint Finances
28/09/2018
For any of us in a long-term relationship – married or otherwise - there comes a point when we must consider the practical aspect of our p...