Embracing the Future: Exciting Changes to ISAs Coming in April 2024

In a much-anticipated move, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt’s autumn statement has finally shed light on the upcoming transformations to Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs). As we approach their 25th birthday in 2024, ISAs are set to become even more appealing with a roadmap that aims to simplify rules and enhance flexibility for savers and investors. A Brief […]

Chancellor Hunt Unveils Bold Moves in Autumn Statement: What You Need to Know

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has just dropped a financial bombshell in the form of the 2023 autumn statement, and it’s a game-changer. From National Insurance cuts to a revolutionary ‘lifetime pension,’ Hunt’s plan aims to tackle the cost-of-living squeeze, slash government debt, and give the UK’s economic growth a turbo-boost. Let’s dive into the key takeaways […]

Is it really worth even looking at your state pension- here is an actual case?

To ensure that our clients receive the best possible retirement benefits, we ask each client to provide us with a state pension forecast. Recently, we had a client who had made contributions to the State pension scheme for over 40 years. At first glance, the client appeared to have qualified for the full State pension […]

Determining how much you need to save to retire

Determining how much you need to retire depends on your current age, desired retirement age, lifestyle, expenses, and retirement goals. However, here is a general guideline you can follow: Determine your retirement goal: It would help if you determined the lifestyle you want to maintain in retirement. Do you plan to travel or downsize your […]