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Decade of low interest rates: How has it affected your savings?

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News

As we enter a new decade, you may be looking back on the last ten years. Hopefully, you have reached a few goals and taken...

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New tax year checklist: 7 things to do before April 2020

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News

The current tax year is almost over. Our handy checklist below is designed to help you get the most out of your money and allowances...

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DIY money management could cost you in the long run

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News

Whilst it can be tempting to save and manage money by taking a DIY approach to finances, it could end up costing you money. Research...

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6 things the mini-bond scandal can teach investors

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News

Thousands of investors have been sucked into putting their money into unsuitable mini-bond products following extensive advertising, particularly on social media. The Financial Conduct Authority...

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The tapered annual allowance: What you need to know

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News

Managing pension contributions and tax liability can be tricky. If you are affected by the tapered annual allowance, it can be even more challenging. The...

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How do UK pensions compare to the rest of the world?

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Peter under: News Pensions

Pensions are a crucial part of planning for retirement, but how do pensions in the UK compare to the rest of the world and how...

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7 signs you are being approached by pension scammers

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

We all like to think that we could spot a scam but scammers are often sophisticated and it is easier than you think to fall...

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The value of financial advice

Posted on December 17, 2019 by Peter under: News

When we think about the value of financial advice, it can be hard to quantify it. After all, you often cannot be sure how your...

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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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