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Mar 24, 2022

Why the 1p income tax cut could knock £1,000s off your pension

The government announced a 1p cut to the basic rate of income tax from 2024. While seeming...
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Mar 10, 2022

Your end of tax year pension checklist

As the clock ticks down to the end of another tax year, here are four key tips to help you...
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Mar 09, 2022

Bank of Mum & Dad: How to help your kids and protect your wealth

The Bank of Mum and Dad has rapidly become a major force in the mortgage market, with more...
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Mar 08, 2022

Do you need a power of attorney if you have a joint bank account?

Many couples with joint finances may think they don’t need a lasting power of attorney ...

More articles

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Feb 11, 2022

BLOG: Your five-point pension transfer checklist

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Feb 04, 2022

Five points to know about the ‘Death in Service’ benefit

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Jan 28, 2021

Retirement planning challenges and tips for mixed age couples

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Jan 08, 2021

BLOG: Top tips for pension planning if you’re self-employed

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Nov 27, 2020

Five alternative ways to make your pension work harder

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Nov 23, 2020

Five possible tax hikes in 2021 and how to prepare for them today

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Nov 20, 2020

‘Death bed marriages’ are on the rise: What you need to know

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Oct 09, 2020

BLOG: How to understand and navigate pension allowances

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Sep 21, 2020

World Alzheimer’s Day: A Lasting Power of Attorney can help mitigate the vulnerabilities

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Aug 20, 2020

Five tips for retirement planning during a recession

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Jun 19, 2020

BLOG: What to consider when financially gifting

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May 14, 2020

BLOG: Why a general power of attorney can be worth its weight in gold during Covid-19

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May 12, 2020

Divorce in lockdown: is it possible?

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May 07, 2020

BLOG: Lockdown lessons for teenagers to save for a happy retirement

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May 06, 2020

£20bn languishing in unclaimed pension pots due to home moves

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Apr 16, 2020

The coronavirus-related losses that can reduce tax bills

News

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May 19, 2022

Spending in retirement doesn’t fall as much as expected

Pension savers are warned that their overall spending in retirement won’t fall as much a...
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May 17, 2022

How to boost your state pension as women lag men

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May 16, 2022

Two million extra people will pay higher rate tax by 2024

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May 13, 2022

Dying people should have early access to state pension

A charity is calling on the government to give working people early access to state pensio...
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May 04, 2022

Women lose £225k when retiring with older partner

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Apr 22, 2022

Why you should consider pension salary sacrifice (if your employer offers it)

How to get 5% interest without tying up your savings for years

You don't have to lock your money away to get an above-average return on your savings.
How to get 5% interest without tying up your savings for years

130 million old £1 coins still out there: what to do if you have one

An estimated 131 million old round £1 coins have yet to be returned to the Royal Mint, nearly three years afte...
130 million old £1 coins still out there: what to do if you have one

NS&I ups Premium Bonds prizes and boosts odds of winning

NS&I will increase the Premium Bonds prize fund rate and improve the odds of winning from June’s draw.
NS&I ups Premium Bonds prizes and boosts odds of winning

Ryanair jetting towards US flights for £10

Ryanair is on course to achieve its long-held ambition of offering transatlantic flights to the US – and the...

Investing in car parks: a good vehicle for income seekers?

As the search for income continues, many investors are turning to alternatives, with car parks becoming increa...

A quick guide to guarantor loans – in association with Guarantor Loan Comparison

Considering a guarantor loan or becoming a guarantor yourself? Read our essential guide...

Results round-up: Companies to watch this week

Mulberry and more will face the music this week.

Product launches of the week

Select Property Group, Schroders, Leeds Building Society and more have exciting news this week.

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