The Cost of Raising a Child

We all know raising a child can be expensive. Some research has shown, the cost of raising a child to age 18 in the UK looks to vary dependant on whether it’s a girl or boy, with boys coming in at £79,176 and girls a staggering £108,884. As a parent you are committed...

Losing Sight Of Everyday Threats Could Put Your Business At Risk

You probably have a strong idea of the short-term focus and needs of the company. But what about the longer term? It is important to not lose sight of the ongoing threats to your business – threats that could have an impact as severe as any market downturn. Protecting...

Crystallising Your Pension Plan

The extra freedom granted by the pension changes introduced in April 2015 is good news for all pension savers. However, the increased options could lead to many people making the wrong decisions and paying unnecessary tax, making professional financial advice all the...

If Your Business Lost A Shareholding Director, Would It Survive?

Have you ever thought of what might happen if one of your directors, who is also a shareholder in your business, dies or becomes critically ill? Of course, you’d miss their presence, as well as their experience and expertise. But do you know what would happen to their...