Month: September 2014

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Why everyone should have an ISA

Why everyone should have an ISA

Sometimes it’s worth going back to basics. When you work in finance every day, it can be easy to assume that people know certain fundamental things about how to manage their money. And then, every now and then there’s a reminder that this assumption is, of course, not...

Pension planning: Hands up…if you fancy living to 100

Pension planning: Hands up…if you fancy living to 100

Guess what? More than a third of the babies born this year could receive a 100th birthday message from her or his majesty, according to figures published by the Office for National Statistics. In 2012, there were 13,350 centenarians in Britain*, a number which is...

Four simple steps to slash your inheritance tax liability

Four simple steps to slash your inheritance tax liability

Despite the recent fluctuations in the property market, previous rises in house prices could mean more people are finding themselves potentially liable to inheritance tax. Are you one of them? If the things you’ve worked hard for are worth more than £325,000* and you...