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IFISAs explained

Innovative Finance ISAs, ISA Investments & Long Term Saving

An innovative finance ISA (or IFISA) is the third type of ISA available to UK investors, after cash and stocks & shares ISAs. It is specifically intended for investors to use their tax-free ISA allowance to invest in peer to peer lending. Peer to…

October 23, 2018
UNMARRIED COUPLES WHO LIVE TOGETHER AND PARENTS – DO YOU NEED A COHABITATION AGREEMENT?

Unmarried couples and parents – do you need a cohabitation agreement?

Society has changed. Cohabiting couples have become the fastest growing family type in the UK, doubling from 1.5m families in 1996 to 3.3m families in 2017. I’ve got many friends living as unmarried couples/families for various reasons. For some, previous divorce has put them…

September 28, 2018
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BOOK REVIEW : The Meaningful Money Handbook

You’ll never find me without a few different books on my bedside table. I love dipping in to a mixture of fiction and non-fiction depending on my mood. My non-fiction choices tend to focus on personal finance, entrepreneurship and technology with a sprinkling of…

September 21, 2018
Sorting out a pension - operation old age finances

Operation Old-Age Finances – Sorting Out A Pension

I am a mum. A mum who has had a decent chunk of time out of work to raise my children and then returned to work part-time. As a woman, I am likely to live for longer than my husband. I am also 37…

August 31, 2018
5 COMMON REASONS YOUR HOLIDAY INSURANCE WON'T PAY OUT #HOLIDAYS #INSURANCE #MONEY

5 Common Reasons Your Holiday Insurance Won’t Pay Out

We all hope for a relaxed and easy going holiday with little drama. Buying travel insurance when you go away is essential if you don’t want to risk unforeseen costs if something goes wrong. Which unfortunately sometimes they do. Have you ever put in…

August 8, 2018
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5 Financial Tools You Should be Using

These days, there are so many fantastic financial tools you can make use of to help you with the day to day task of managing your finances correctly. With the right help from the right tools, you will be on track to achieving a…

June 20, 2018