News

Financial planning for sole traders

Financial planning for sole traders

December 18, 2019

Being your own boss continues to appeal, with 3.5 million sole trader businesses registered in the UK at the start of 2019.

An overview of trusts

An overview of trusts

December 18, 2019

If you’re passing on your money, property or investments – to a relative, a friend or an organisation – you want to ensure it goes to the right person or cause and is used as you wish.

Wealth Knowledge, December 2019

Wealth Knowledge, December 2019

December 18, 2019

Retirement savers in their mid-40s and early 50s have been urged to think twice about accessing their pension to invest in buy-to-let property.

Diversifying your savings

Diversifying your savings

November 11, 2019

Diversification is such a commonly-used term in relation to savings and investments that it can sound like a buzzword, but the basic idea behind it is simple enough.

The dangers posed by pension scams

The dangers posed by pension scams

November 11, 2019

Cold calls, time-limited offers and claims of guaranteed returns are among the tactics being used to tempt pension savers into risking their retirement income.

Wealth Knowledge, November 2019

Wealth Knowledge, November 2019

November 11, 2019

New statistics from HMRC reveal that 26,550 people had pension contributions that exceeded the £40,000 annual allowance last year – up from 18,500 in 2016/17.

Is it the right time to move house?

Is it the right time to move house?

October 9, 2019

It’s a difficult time to make big financial decisions, and moving house is no exception.

Valuing a business

Valuing a business

October 9, 2019

In most lives, there comes a moment when we think about what needs to change to ensure the future will be financially secure.

Wealth Knowledge, October 2019

Wealth Knowledge, October 2019

October 9, 2019

Around a quarter of people over 60 and in employment are believed to be opting out of saving into workplace pensions through auto-enrolment, a report claims.

Wealth Knowledge, September 2019

Wealth Knowledge, September 2019

September 27, 2019

The amount of pension contributions that can be made tax-free in a year stands at £40,000 in 2019/20, but this is restricted for higher earners by the tapered annual allowance

Pensions and Passing on Wealth

Pensions and Passing on Wealth

September 27, 2019

When pension freedoms were introduced back in April 2015, new inheritance tax planning rules slipped under the radar for some.

Ethical Investments

Ethical Investments

September 27, 2019

From vegan food and recycled fashion to green energy suppliers and plastic-free packaging, products with an environmental or social focus are becoming ever more popular.

Campbell & McConnachie Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Financial Services Register No: 789217 http://www.fca.org.uk/register. Campbell & McConnachie Ltd Registered Address: Harbour House 1 Shore Street Lossiemouth IV31 6PD. Neither Campbell & McConnachie Ltd nor its representatives can be held responsible for the accuracy of the contents/information contained within the linked site(s) accessible from this page. The Financial Conduct Authority does not regulate National Savings or some forms of mortgage (including Buy to Let), tax planning, taxation and trust advice, offshore investments or school fees planning. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage. The Financial Ombudsman Service is available to sort out individual complaints that clients and financial services businesses aren't able to resolve themselves. To contact the Financial Ombudsman Service please visit www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk (http://www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk/) The information contained within this site is subject to the UK regulatory regime and is therefore targeted primarily at consumers based in the UK. Please read our Privacy Statement before completing any enquiry form or before sending an email to us.