Clients of Independent Financial Advisers enjoy better retirement incomes

Clients of Independent Financial Advisers enjoy better retirement incomesThere are two ways to arrange your financial planning, the DIY approach or using an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA). We’ve always believed that both routes are equally valid, some people have the time, knowledge, experience and desire to take the DIY approach, others prefer to have an adviser onboard to help them plan for the future. We cater for both types of person via our free to access website and our team of IFAs. It has ...

Tax: New research shows Briton’s pay £12.6 billion in unnecessary tax each year

Research from the Unbiased.co.uk website, which helps UK consumers contact Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs), has unveiled some shocking facts about the amount of tax Briton’s pay each year. The latest Tax Action report from Unbiased.co.uk claims that the average person in Britain overpays tax to the tune of £421 each year by arranging their finances inefficiently. The total in overpaid tax is £12.6 billion. Our advisers can help you get your savings working harder for you...

Housing round up: More Standard Variable Rate increases and house prices fall

Housing & mortgage round upIn this week’s housing round up we look at another rise in a lender’s Standard Variable Rate and bring you figures from the latest Halifax house price survey. Finally we highlight research from Unbiased.co.uk which shows some of us have an alarming lack of interest in our mortgage. More lenders increase their Standard Variable Rate The Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank are the latest mortgage lenders to announce an increase to their Standard Variable Rate (SVR). 30,000 mortgage customers of the two ...

Will Aid is here again, have you made yours?

Why should you make a will?Research from Unbiased.co.uk has found that a staggering 30 million people in the UK do not have a will. Most of us know we should have a will but not all of us know the consequences of not having a will. Apart from making it easier for our dependents and family when we die a will can also be used to help reduce any Inheritance Tax payable on death. Making a will though really is one of those things most of us ...