Buy-to-let investors remortgage homes to pay…

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Buy-to-let investors are re-mortgaging homes to pay down landlord loans ahead of higher tax reports Telegraph Money: https://lnkd.in/dKtRfrU

How risky are the family finances?

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Do you know how your family would pay the bills if you were unable to work for any length of time? All of us are exposed to a certain amount of financial risk. For instance, how would you and your family pay the bills if you were unable to work for any length of time, or worse still, if you …

Expect the unexpected – cyber security – 2017 and beyond

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Speech by Nausicaa Delfas, Executive Director at the FCA, delivered at the Financial Information Security Network Read in full here: https://lnkd.in/dguSA67

Apprentice Business Support Administrator Required

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Apprentice Business Support Administrator We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join our busy office at The Mellor Practice in Arundel. The practice, which provides independent financial advice to our clients, has been established for over 30 years and we now need to add to our administration team to support our growing business. The successful candidate will receive …

Protect yourself from scammers

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Thinking of doing something with your pension pot? Read these five tips to protect yourself from scammers from The Pensions Regulator: http://www.thepensionsregulator.gov.uk/individuals/dangers-of-pension-scams.aspx

Ignore the impulse and help your wallet and mental health

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More than a third (37%) of UK adults have regretted buying online on impulse, and that number jumps to more than half (55%) for people who’ve experienced mental health problems reports the Money Advice Service in their blog. Are you finding it hard to ignore the impulse to splurge? Read more here and take a look at the handy Shopper …

Put just £40 a week aside to enjoy a happy retirement

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Put just £40 a week aside to enjoy a happy retirement says Which! report. It surveyed 2,700 retired and semi-retired Which? members and found that, on average, retired couples spend £18,000 a year on life’s essentials. Read more on this here and talk to Lighthouse for information on planning for your retirement: https://lnkd.in/d7w43Mq

Identity fraud reaches record levels

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A record number of identity frauds were recorded in 2016 reports CIFAS. Read more here: http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/news/identity-fraud-reaches-record-levels-mar17

State pension age should rise to 68 by 2039, review says

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State pension age must rise again, according to a review by former CBI director general John Cridland. Millions of workers may need to work an extra year before they can collect the state pension, according to a review by former CBI director general John Cridland… http://economia.icaew.com/en/news/march-2017/uk-workforce-faces-earlier-state-pension-age-rise