Monthly Archives: October 2018

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The Orchard Practice Fantasy Football League 2018/19 – Gameweek 8

Please find the latest league table below following gameweek 8 for the 2018/19 season.

October 9th, 2018|Fantasy Football|

Loyalty doesn’t always pay, especially with your finances

 It is always good to be loyal to your friends and family, but when it comes to your finances, loyalty doesn’t always pay. The Citizens Advice Bureau has found UK consumers lose a total of £4.1bn per year or £877 per person on average through inertia by not transferring from their energy, savings, mobile, mortgage or [...]

October 8th, 2018|Uncategorized, Finance|

Record numbers are saving into a pension, but will your retirement pot last into your 90s?

Record amounts are now being saved into personal pensions, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). The latest data from the taxman, for the 2016/2017 financial year, shows £24.8bn was paid into personal pensions, up from £24.3bn a year before. The number of individuals contributing to a personal pension also increased to a new high [...]

October 8th, 2018|Pensions|

Everyone likes a gift, but there are risks to giving an inheritance early

Many parents dream of having something to pass on to their children, whether it be money or property, and now some are transferring assets so they can see their offspring enjoying the fruits of their labour. Research from Direct Line Life Insurance, based on a poll of 2,000 adults, found 20% have given their children [...]

October 8th, 2018|Finance, News|

September wealth update: Should the Ryder Cup team negotiate Brexit?

For all golf and sport (in general) fans, September ended with an emphatic Ryder Cup win for Europe over the United States of America.  Looking at the comradery of the team in blue, it might be more beneficial if they were leading the Brexit discussions and negotiations. In any event, the FTSE 100 was relatively [...]

October 4th, 2018|News|

The Orchard Practice Fantasy Football League 2018/19 – Gameweek 7

Please find the latest league table below following gameweek 7 for the 2018/19 season.

October 2nd, 2018|Fantasy Football|