When investing, patience is a virtue

Key considerations in times of market volatility.
In an age of COVID-19, there will be compelling investment opportunities but it’s important to align this year’s investments with your long-term goals.

Wealth Knowledge, July 2020

Base rate cuts have significant effect on savings market. Dwindling interest rates have seen average savings rates for ISAs drop to their lowest levels since records began in 2008, according to Moneyfacts.

Making the most of a windfall

Anyone who watched ITV’s recent drama Quiz, depicting Charles Ingram cheating his way to £1m on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? back in 2001, can be forgiven for dreaming of scooping a windfall.

Gifts, philanthropy and inheritance tax

When you’re writing a will and planning your estate, you’ll want to make sure as much as possible goes to the people and causes you care about.

Wealth Knowledge, May 2020

Furloughed workers saving into workplace pension schemes are being warned to be on their guard about employers cutting their contributions without their consent.