Planning for your financial future during the lock down.

Thanks to the coronavirus (CORVID-19), we are all worried to some degree about our health as well as our wealth. We have seen fluctuations in stock markets around the world, which are now showing signs of recovery as we move into what is being called the "new normal". Without a doubt, we are all going [...]

2020-06-11T11:26:51+01:00May 25th, 2020|News|

Are you nearing retirement? If so, we can help.

If you are nearing retirement you might feel a little rattled after the recent fluctuation in the world’s stock markets. What type of pension do you have? If you are lucky enough to have a defined benefits pension, sometimes referred to as a final salary scheme then your pension income in retirement will be unaffected. [...]

2020-05-21T15:32:57+01:00May 19th, 2020|News|

Mortgage dos and don’ts for the self-employed.

If you are self-employed and looking to renew or take out a new mortgage then follow these eight top tips to ensure that you get the best mortgage for you. First of all, it’s important if you are looking to get the best deal that you start planning well before you need the mortgage. The [...]

2020-05-15T16:16:59+01:00May 14th, 2020|News|

Do you want to be a “Silver Striver”? The dos and don’ts.

What is a silver striver I hear you ask? Is it a new superhero from Marvels Infinity Wars film? Well no, a silver striver is the term being used by marketing types for people who are working past their retirement date. If this is something that you are considering out of choice or necessity, then [...]

2020-05-13T10:53:05+01:00May 11th, 2020|News|

Should I continue to take an income from my pensions?

By Rachel Efetha, Chartered Financial Planner with Anstee & Co. Should you continue to take an income from your pensions? All clients taking, or considering taking, flexible withdrawals from their pensions during this uncertain time should be aware of the danger of ‘pound cost ravaging’ and its potential to deplete your funds too quickly. What [...]

2020-04-21T12:36:39+01:00May 4th, 2020|Uncategorised|