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Your complete 2021/22 end of tax year guide

Published: December 27, 2021 by Jennifer Armstrong

The 2021/22 tax year ends on Monday 5 April 2022. This is the date when many allowances reset, and it could be your last opportunity to make use of some of them. Keeping track of how you’ve used your allowances … Continue reading

Investment market update: November 2021

Published: December 7, 2021 by Jennifer Armstrong

A new variant of Covid-19, dubbed “Omicron”, is affecting some countries around the world, and it could lead to further restrictions in the coming months. The variant comes as supply chain issues caused by the pandemic continue to affect businesses … Continue reading

How long could you pay your mortgage without an income?

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

When taking out a mortgage, you’ll go through affordability checks, and you may have reviewed your own budget. These will consider how affordable a mortgage is while earning your current income, but how would you cope financially if your income … Continue reading

COP26: What does the outcome mean for investors?

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

The UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) took place in November in Glasgow. The climate change summit brought together countries to discuss how they can tackle the global issue. It was the first time since COP21, which took place in 2015, … Continue reading

Do you have realistic investment expectations?

Published: by Jennifer Armstrong

When you invest, how much do you expect to receive in return? A survey suggests that some investors have unrealistic expectations that could affect their long-term financial security. Research from Aegon found that half of UK adults have put money … Continue reading