Investment Sense in the Guardian, what did the readers make of our comments?

GuardianWe recently contributed to an article in the Guardian newspaper, giving our thoughts on what ‘Shelia,’ a fictional pensioner, should do with her £80,000 pension pot. You can read our comments, along with those of the other contributors, by clicking here. Retiring soon? Our advisers can help you make the right decisions Investment Sense Retirement advisers Contact our team of advisers today:...

Autumn Statement 2013: Newspaper reaction

budget 2 How did the newspapers react to George Osborne’s latest Autumn Statement? What grabbed the headlines? The increase to State Pension age or the changes to Income Tax and the personal allowance? We’ve rounded up all the headlines to help you follow the coverage of today’s speech. The Telegraph Fixing the economy is far from over, warns George Osborne Families will pay an extra £3 billion in Inheritance ...

Harlequin Property update: Harlequin invite investors to “Open Days”

Update Harlequin 150pxAfter weeks of deafening silence, when many investors have complained about poor communication, unreturned phone calls and emails, as well as missing monthly interest payments, Harlequin Property has now invited their investors to attend a series of ‘Open Days’. Harlequin Property ‘Open Days’ In a letter apparently sent to investors and published on the online forum, Harlequin Investors Board, the beleaguered property group invite both “investors and agents” to an “Open Day”. The letter states: “We are dedicated to being ...

Housing & mortgage round up: Two house prices surveys and mixed news for first time buyers

Housing & mortgage round up_istockphotoThe house price surveys are coming thick and fast this week, with the Land Registry and the Nationwide revealing their latest figures. In other news, mortgage approvals are up and their life seems to be getting a little easier for first time buyers, although finding a large enough deposit is still a problem Land Registry house price figures revealed The Land Registry published their final house price figures for 2012 this week and ...