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Increase in over-65’s debt. Six tips for those affected

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Peter under: News

By the end of 2018, over-65s are expected to owe a collective £86 billion, according to research from More 2 Life. If left unchecked, this...

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How making the wrong borrowing decisions can affect mental health

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Peter under: News

Common mental health issues, such as anxiety and depression, affect one in six UK adults. In addition, 35-50% of those with severe mental health problems...

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The next generation: How much help should you give to children at uni?

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Peter under: News Savings

Could you let your child struggle financially and fend for themselves, or is it your responsibility to make sure they are totally comfortable when they...

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Who are last-time buyers, and what challenges do they face?

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Peter under: News Property

The name ‘last-time buyers’ probably gives a lot away about who fits into the category. They are people who are planning to buy a home...

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Balancing investment risk in the years leading up to retirement

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Peter under: News

After working hard for many years and diligently saving, it is not surprising that many people begin to reign in the control they have over...

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Property value vs average earnings: Which is growing faster and what does that mean for you?

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Peter under: News Property

Which do you think is growing faster; your salary, or the value of your home? That depends on where you live and how the market...

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Your pension: Three reasons to avoid unnecessary withdrawals

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Peter under: News Pensions

Where do you keep the money you plan to use in retirement? If your answer is anything other than “In my pension”, you could be...

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Giving your kids a head-start in life: Four reasons to get children saving early

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Peter under: News Savings

Giving your children the best start in life is probably one of your top priorities. And, as a parent, it is up to you to...

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The best education: What your children need to know before they go to uni

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Peter under: News

With just four months to go until the new university year, is your child likely to spend wisely, or blow their entire student loan in...

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Is it reasonable and affordable for pensioners to be supporting three generations?

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Peter under: News Pensions

How many people rely on your pension? If you find yourself regularly giving money to your children and grandchildren, you may be among the 31%...

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