One in three savers doesn’t know how to fight inflation – are you one of them?

New research commissioned by Zurich suggests that just over a third of savers are unsure of how to protect their money against rising inflation. The survey was carried out by YouGov, and asked 4,000 UK adults what they thought the best way to beat inflation was. The results showed that the most popular methods to beat inflation were: Investing in property (27%) Cash ISAs (13%) Stocks & Shares ISAs (7%) Bank and building society accounts (6%) Investing in the stock market (4%) Pension savings (3%) Other (3%) 37% of people said that ...

Budget 2014: Thinking of taking your pension as a lump sum and investing in Buy to Let? Read on and think again

Tiny Houses 2The ink on the Chancellor’s Budget had hardly dried, as people began to speculate the proposed changes to pension rules, would mean more people jumping on the Buy to Let bandwagon. In fact, you could almost feel some estate agents get giddy with excitement, at the thought of a new market to take advantage of. Confused about the Budget? Our advisers can help you make sense of the ...