Child benefit Q & A: Everything you need to know about child benefit changes

Q&A Everything you need to know about child benefit changesChanges to the child benefit rules will come into effect from Monday 7th January, but just what is changing? How will the changes affect you? What action do you need to take? Our latest Q & A answers all these questions and more. What is changing? Child benefit was previously a universal benefit, paid to all parents, irrespective of their income. Currently paid in respect of around 14 million children, child benefit is set at £20.30 per week for the first ...

Why Everyone Needs a Savings Account

Getting the best returns on your Savings Account has never been more important than it is these days. It really pays to know the difference between the accounts and what each is used for, but it’s also worth realising just how important it is to actually have one. Financial advisors and experts all agree that everyone should open one to have that emergency fund, or even if you are saving for something you know you need to pay for in the future. With so much uncertainty in the job market and general rising costs it’s more important than ever to have a ...