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We are recruiting: Financial services administrator

Join our teamAn opportunity has arisen for an experienced administrator to join our team. It is an office based, part time role. Hours: 7 hours per day, 3 or 4 days per week. There is some flexibility on exact hours and days Salary: Dependant on experience Holidays: 25 days ...

Bank of Mum & Dad helping to keep children afloat with ‘living inheritances’

Bank of Mum & Dad helping to keep children afloat with ‘living inheritances’It is well known that the ‘Bank of Mum & Dad’ has turned into one of the UK’s largest lenders, helping thousands of first-time buyers get on to the housing ladder. However, new ...

Why savers could be mistaken for ignoring Cash ISAs

Why savers could be mistaken for ignoring Cash ISAs Once a firm favourite among savers, new figures from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) suggest that the humble Cash ISA is being neglected. As interest rates remain low, the amount of money being paid into Cash ISAs has ...

Retirement: The unexpected reason millions plan to downsize

downsizing The concept of downsizing has been around for years. In fact, research shows that many of us are over-reliant on rising house prices to help fund our retirement. However, a new report from Prudential shows that releasing capital isn’t the main motivation for most downsizers. The key figures ...

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Interest rate rise: How will it affect you?

Interest rate rise How will it affect you It’s taken more than 10 years, but it’s finally happened. The Bank of England has decided to increase interest rates with the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voting by 7-2 to increase base rate from 0.25% to 0.5%, principally in ...

Self-employed pensions: Auto enrolment won’t catch everyone

Self-employed pensions Auto enrolment won’t catch everyoneAutomatic enrolment began in 2012 and the phase-in period for employers of all sizes is due to end in early 2018. But 4.8 million self-employed people have been left out. HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) reports that ...

Student loans: What’s changing and how will it affect students?

Student loans What’s changing and how will it affect studentsTwo big tuition fee changes have been announced. But what do they mean for students? Changes to tuition fees will affect young adults in your family; whether yourself, children or grandchildren. Opening the 2017 Conservative Conference, Prime Minister ...

Number of insured women falls by almost 40% in 12 months

Number of insured women falls by almost 40% in 12 monthsThere has been a drastic change in the number of women with financial protection such as Critical Illness Cover, Life Insurance and Income Protection. A decline of 37% means that almost two thirds of households ...