Finding ‘The One’ in later life may prove expensive?

Getting remarried in later life can impact your financial plans. By contrast, younger people are now less likely to marry, while marriage rates for men over the age of 60 and women over the age of 50 are increasing. These figures show that people are also choosing to cohabit either as a forerunner to marriage [...]

2020-10-29T12:20:55+00:00October 29th, 2020|News|

Redundancy. What should I do if I am made Redundant?

By Rachel Efetha, Chartered Financial Planner with Anstee & Co. Even with the Job Retention Scheme, there are predictions that unfortunately, redundancies will increase over the coming months as businesses need to cut costs or fail. People deal with redundancy in different ways. You will normally be entitled to statutory redundancy pay if you have [...]

2020-10-29T10:48:49+00:00October 29th, 2020|News|

Divorce. Why do you need to be aware of your finances?

It is only natural that after being with someone for a while that your finances become entwined. You will be surprised by how many financial products and agreements you will share with your ex-partner. These agreements may be in the form of a mortgage, credit card, car loan or even everyday utility bills. You need [...]

2020-10-29T10:43:56+00:00October 29th, 2020|News|

Retirement could happen sooner than you think.

If you are dreaming of retirement, spending some time getting your financial affairs in order is a good idea. This will help you to realise if you can afford to retire and with a standard of living that you are used to, or if making a few financial sacrifices will help you achieve your end [...]

2020-10-28T17:14:05+00:00October 29th, 2020|News|

Key features of Equity Release explained.

First of all, many people who are looking at equity release often get confused about some of the product features on offer. Some would appear at first sight to be just a marketing ploy while others have some real benefits for you. The details below highlight some of the key terms used by the equity [...]

2020-10-29T14:16:24+00:00October 28th, 2020|News|

Financial planning? Do I really need it?

By Rachel Efetha, Chartered Financial Planner At our recent company meeting, Managing Director, Caroline Anstee, asked us all, what we do.  Some of the responses from the financial planning team were:- We make peoples goals and aspirations come true Give peace of mind and financial security Act as a counsellor Change peoples lives Sort out [...]

2020-10-29T17:04:51+00:00October 27th, 2020|News|