Does size matter when it comes your mortgage?

It is often said that it is grim up north, but not so if you are a home buyer with a small mortgage deposit. Surveyor firm e.surv has noted a shift towards low deposit home [...]

December 3rd, 2018|Mortgages|

The Brexit dividend? Will leaving the EU help or harm your finances?

Brexit has returned to the the forefront of the news agenda as Prime Minister Theresa May attempts to get MPs to back her Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union this month. There has been plenty [...]

November 30th, 2018|Finance|

Will your investments be boosted by the Santa Rally?

As December begins, you may be planning presents to give or receive over the festive season, but could your investments also get a boost from the Santa Rally. The Stockmarket Almanac reference website shows the FTSE [...]

November 30th, 2018|Finance|

Self-Employed lack protection

Just 4% of self-employed workers have income protection in place, leaving the majority vulnerable to financial difficulties if they are suddenly forced to stop working through illness or accident. In its survey of more than [...]

November 26th, 2018|Insurance|

Is your Help to Buy deal ending?

Since its launch in April 2013 more than 145,000 properties have been bought using the Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme. Five years on and the interest-free element of the loan is due to end, [...]

November 16th, 2018|Insurance|

What’s stopping you from saving?

Generally speaking, and subject to investment charges and performance, the more you save and the earlier you start saving the better shape your finances are going to be in when you need to draw on [...]

November 8th, 2018|Insurance|