The 2016/17 year end for tax planning purposes is now only a matter of months away, with the deadline approaching on 5 April. Effective tax planning is about knowing the personal and business taxes you are liable to pay and acting to legally minimise them...
Anything is possible when manage your money the right way. Whatever your goals in life are, careful planning and successful investing of your wealth can help you get there. Investments can offer both risk and return, and, generally, the bigger the risk, the greater the potential return.
Few of us really have the time or inclination to understand the vast number of different investment products available on the market and consider what the best options are to suit our particular objectives.
The result of the European Union (EU) referendum came as a shock to financial markets, and there is likely to be fallout from this historic event for some time. Many investors are now facing new challenges at every turn. So what can you do to manage your investments in current markets?
The government has introduced comprehensive reforms to the pension rules over the previous few years. One important change, which may have been overlooked by some savers, is the reduction of the lifetime allowance that applies to pension savings. The lifetime allowance is the total amount you can hold within all your pensions without incurring an additional tax charge when you extract money from the pot...
Why it’s important to know your start and end points. Reaching your wealth and financial goals and achieving personal ambitions are major objectives of our financial planning process. In order to make detailed plans for your future, you need to understand where you are today and where you want to be in the future.
If you’re unsure as to whether your pension plan is performing in line with your expectations and that you’ve made the right retirement choices, don’t leave it to chance. Take a look at our useful guide to a comfortable retirement plan – you might just want to take a second look at your current goals and redefine your strategy to achieve your existing or any new ambitions.