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Behavioural finance: 6 unexpected ways bias could affect your financial decisions

Published: November 3, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

How much does bias affect your financial decisions? While you may try to make decisions based on facts, it can be much easier than you think to overlook when your decisions are being influenced by emotions or bias.  Last month, … Continue reading

Investment market update: September 2022

Published: October 13, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

High levels of inflation and economic uncertainty continue to plague the investment markets. Investment portfolios are likely experiencing volatility – read on to find out what has been influencing markets. Despite the doom and gloom statistics, financial services firm JP … Continue reading

The Bank of Mum and Dad is set to gift £25 billion by 2024. Here’s what parents need to know

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

With the rise in house prices and the cost of living crisis, saving for a house deposit for first-time buyers is a difficult task. So, it’s no surprise that increasing numbers of younger buyers are turning to their family for … Continue reading

How to assess your affordability when taking out a mortgage

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

As house prices reach record highs, assessing affordability when you’re buying is more important than ever. It can help you search for properties within your budget and ensure your long-term finances are secure. Over the 12 months to August 2022, … Continue reading

The UK ranks 19th globally for retirement security. Here’s why and what you can do

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

How do you think retirement in the UK compares to other countries? According to a report in the Telegraph, the UK ranks 19th, falling behind the likes of Australia, Germany, and Ireland. Read on to find out why and what … Continue reading