Could You Build Your Own Home?

Are you a budding Frank Lloyd Wright with ambitions to design and build a home to your exact specifications? If you’re choosing to build the property of your dreams and you have the knowledge and skills required, you could opt for the DIY route and take on as...

High inflation hits workers and savers

Employment is at a record high, but UK workers are starting to feel the squeeze as wages fall below inflation for the first time since 2014. Inflation has gone up, in part, due to the Brexit-related fall in the value of sterling, but the fall in wage growth is unusual...

Getting the Crowd On Board

Why crowdfund the cost of your healthcare?  Crowdfunding is becoming increasingly common among people who need healthcare that’s not freely available through the NHS. Protection Websites such as justgiving.com, crowdfunder.co.uk and gofundme.com are full of campaigns...

Lasting Power of Attorney

A will deals with matters in the event of your death, but what if you became unable to handle your affairs while still alive? As you get older, a physical or mental illness could affect your ability to manage personal affairs. If the prospect of this worries you, you...

Risk vs Reward

While homeowners can still benefit from low mortgage rates, savers will be struggling to enjoy any kind of growth on money they have on deposit, leading some to consider a riskier investment. If you’re thinking about investing in the stock market, one crucial...