New year 2022: a time to look long-term?

New year 2022: a time to look long-term?

The beginning of a new year is traditionally a time for new year’s resolutions. And, as we venture cautiously into 2022, many of us will be setting goals around enhancing our finances. We left 2021 expecting to have to tighten our belts as far as money is concerned –...
10 commandments of managing money

10 commandments of managing money

You don’t need to wait for the start of a new year to make a resolution to yourself that you’re going to start to manage your money better. If you often find yourself thinking “I just need a little bit more”, then there are simple changes you can make now that could...
Can I leave my pension to my child?

Can I leave my pension to my child?

Many people want to leave their assets to their children or family members when they die, and a pension is a tax-efficient way to do this. This is because the majority of pensions are not considered part of a person’s estate so are exempt from inheritance tax....
5 ways to maximise your pension savings

5 ways to maximise your pension savings

Sometimes in life, size matters. And when it comes to your retirement, how much you’re going to need in your pension pot is completely personal to you. It boils down to what you plan to do when you retire and how much these plans could cost you. The age you are...