How much is needed to start investing?

All investors have to begin somewhere. The short answer is £50 a month, but that’s probably not particularly helpful to you because it does not take into account your circumstances.

Wealth knowledge, November 2020

UK economic recovery slows to 2.1% in August. The UK’s economic recovery following sharp declines caused by the coronavirus lockdown continued to slow in August 2020, official figures show.

Reviewing your investment portfolio

Staying on track during a turbulent year. To ensure you will be financially secure throughout your lifetime, planning is essential. It’s also important to remember that a financial plan needs continued attention, especially in unprecedented times like these.

Wealth knowledge, October 2020

Pension freedoms age rising to 57 in 2028 dashes early retirement hopes. The age at which retirement savers can access their private pensions will increase from 55 to 57 in 2028 confirmed.

Options for funding long-term care

Building your savings for later life care. Paying for long-term care is not cheap, and the burden first falls on private individuals.
Ros Altman – the former pension’s minister – described the nation as “sleepwalking into a social care crisis”, and already the costs borne privately are staggering.