How To Choose A Financial Adviser

There may be certain times in your life when you will need to seek professional financial advice to help with your financial planning needs. This may be due to a...


Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Investing 

There is no doubt individuals are becoming more focused on wider issues in society, like, climate change, pollution and the social impact actions can have on people and communities. This...


Discretionary Trusts In Wills & Managing The Assets

It is common for people to set up a Discretionary Trust in their Will and these arrangements are typically used to support a vulnerable person/family member who would be unable to...


Recovering Financial Losses From The Woodford Equity Income Fund

The winding up of the Woodford Equity Income Fund and the closure of Woodford Investment Management last year understandably had a significant financial impact on those who had invested in...


Pensions During Divorce Proceedings

In proceedings for divorce, nullity, judicial separation or dissolution of a civil partnership, the Court has the power to redistribute the benefits derived from pension resources between the parties. Pension...


Claiming State Pension & Reviewing Other Pensions & Savings Ahead Of Retirement

Will I automatically receive my state pension at retirement age? This is a common misconception. You’ve worked all your life and finally the time has come when you reach state...


Pitfalls Of Trying To Time The Market

The adage ‘buy low, sell high’ might sound like a sensible idea to get the most out of your money. In reality, this is very hard to do and it...


The Court Of Protection’s Power To Impose Injunctions Against Individuals

Injunctions are powerful Court orders which carry criminal sanctions if they are breached. An individual who breaches an injunction can expect to be imprisoned or receive a large fine, depending...


The Effect Of Furlough On Pension Contributions – An Employer’s Perspective

The Government introduced the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) on Friday 20th March as part of a package of measures to safeguard jobs and alleviate the impact of COVID-19 on...


The Need For Correct Trust Investment Advice

Over the years, trends in respect of investment and investment advice have changed. The approach now taken by investment advisers is very much based on risk and diversity, as well...


Could Furlough Leave Affect My Pension Contributions?

The outbreak of coronavirus has led to heightened market volatility and thousands of employees being placed on furlough leave – leaving people across the country concerned about the impact this...


Protecting You & Your Family Against The Unexpected

The current COVID-19 pandemic has certainly bought to light how fragile life can be and how sometimes the risks we don’t even consider during our everyday lives can suddenly become...


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