The London Marathon, how did Bev do?

Bev marathon 2 150pxWe are thrilled to let you know our Managing Director, Bev Stoves, completed the Virgin London Marathon on 24 April 2016. So, how was it? Apart from getting married and having children, it was definitely up there as one of the best days ever! The camaraderie and friendship between runners from getting on the Tube, queuing for the loos to going over the start line and the finish line was amazing. I started with all the charity runners and it was fabulous to hear so many wonderful stories about ...

Bev Stoves, puts her best foot forward…for 26 miles, 365 yards!

Bev marathonWe are delighted to be supporting our Managing Director, Bev Stoves, as she trains to run the Virgin London Marathon on 24 April 2016. We caught up with Bev to find out a bit more…… You have done a couple of half marathons, what’s the appeal of the 26.2? In 2015, I met a 70 year old, blind adventurer and listened to him speak to 3,500 people. There wasn’t a dry eye in the audience as he recounted his life story and how he had climbed Kilimanjaro, completed the Marathon Des ...

Investment Sense news: Our MD puts her best foot forward

Investment Sense NewsWe are delighted to be supporting our Managing Director, Bev Stoves, as she trains to run the Nottingham Ikano Robin Hood Half Marathon on 28 September 2014. We caught up with Bev to find out a bit more. Before you started training for the Nottingham Half, when did you last run for more than a couple of miles? About 30 years ago when I was at school but I would do anything to get out of Cross Country running through mud! What has made you get off the settee and ...

The financial lessons we’ve learnt in 2012

The financial lessons we’ve learnt in 20122012 has been an interesting year. We’ve been in and out of recession, interest rates look as though they are permanently set at 0.50%, billions more has been pumped into the economy and we’ve had more changes to pension legislation, but what have we learned in 2012? We asked the Investment Sense team, here’s what they had to say:  ...