What would happen if I got run over by a bus? Just think for a minute. Just think about what would happen if you walked out of the house today and got run over a bus. What would be the implications for your family, your parents, children, or grandchildren? What position would that leave them in? OK, I appreciate that it’s a bit morbid but it does get you thinking. What would happen? Anyway, I want to just push that a
From April 2017, those under the age of 40 can contribute to a lifetime ISA to the sum of £4,000 each tax year for the purpose of purchasing a first home or for retirement. At the end of each tax year the government will provide a 25% bonus on the contributions, so if you save £4,000 in the tax year the bonus will be £1,000. Savers will be able to make Lifetime ISA contributions and receive a bonus from the age of 18
Managing christmas spend is never easy. For most of us, it is the most expensive time of the year. Is there a way of managing the spend, however, and preventing it from spiralling out of control or managing to recoup expenditure? Robert Brealey, a chartered financial planner with Abbotstone Financial Solutions, advised that although it is a little late in the day for a 12-month action plan, it is never too late to co
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Financial Ombudsman Service
The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) is an agency for arbitrating on unresolved complaints between regulated firms and their clients. Full details of the FOS can be found on its website at www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk