How to avoid contactless card fraud

Protecting against problems in a cashless society.
The UK’s shift towards becoming a cashless society is well and truly under way, according to UK Finance, which said the number of payments made using notes and coins fell by 35% in 2020.

Utilising your pension to cut inheritance tax

Pensions usually fall outside of your estate.
Inheritance tax was thought to be ripe for reform in last year’s Autumn Budget but, as it happened, it was left untouched for another tax year. 

Wealth Knowledge, January 2022

One in four buy-to-let landlords plan to sell up in 2022
Almost a quarter of landlords plan to sell up over the next 12 months as buy-to-let becomes increasingly difficult to navigate, a report has claimed.

Paying for further education

Careful planning to understand the costs.
Every parent wants to give their child the best start in life. Whether that’s sending them to the best nursery, the best school, or the best university, an education is a long-term investment in their future.

Active v Passive: What’s best for you?

Can you benefit from the best of both approaches?
Whether the terms are new to you or you already hold an opinion, we will look at the respective pros and cons of active and passive fund investing, and find out if it is possible to get the best of both by taking a hybrid approach to investing.