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Financial education: Passing your knowledge on to the next generation

Posted on December 17, 2019 by Peter under: News

When raising children, there are plenty of skills that need to be passed on but one that often gets overlooked is money management. Despite it...

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4 reasons to think about long-term gifts for children and grandchildren this Christmas

Posted on December 17, 2019 by Peter under: News

We all know the challenges of trying to find a Christmas present for someone who already has everything. When it comes to children or grandchildren...

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SIPPs: What you need to know about holding business premises

Posted on December 17, 2019 by Peter under: News Property

Using a Self-Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) to purchase and hold commercial property can be beneficial. However, it is a solution that can seem complex and...

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Are your spending habits putting your retirement at risk?

Posted on December 17, 2019 by Peter under: News Retirement

Do you often find yourself dipping into savings or other sources to supplement your income? Figures suggest over a third of those aged over 55...

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Planning financially if you are taking a career break

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News

Are you planning on taking a career break? There are many reasons why you might decide to take a career break and it is often...

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5 ways financial planning can help if you are self-employed

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News

Millions of people in the UK are now self-employed. Whether you work for yourself or are part of an industry where contracting is commonplace, it...

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How much do you expect your pension to grow by in the next five years?

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News Pensions

Research suggests that pension savers could be disappointed in investment returns after uncovering differing expectations between individuals and institutional investors. Understanding how much your pension...

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Why talking about money is important

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News

November marks Talk Money, Talk Pensions week, an initiative that aims to encourage more people to talk about their finances. In the UK, personal finances...

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Will Aid month: 5 reasons to review your will now

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News

When was the last time you reviewed your will? If it has been a while or your circumstances have changed, November is the ideal time...

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6 things to avoid when accessing your pension

Posted on November 26, 2019 by Peter under: News Pensions

Thousands of retirees access their money purchase (defined contribution) pensions every year. However, this can involve making many challenging decisions. How should you access your...

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