You might be faced with the problem that your investment portfolio doesn’t provide the income you need to fund your lifestyle. ...

Gold is one of those assets that is sometimes popular with investors and at other times not so much and some of this seems to be due to a sense of security that owning a ‘valuable’ physical asset brings....

Looking back at the last two months it’s interesting to see how life has changed and the various challenges it has thrown up, but also how in other ways things haven’t changed....

When discussing charitable donations with clients, friends and family I often get asked how Gift Aid works and what if anything needs to be recorded in tax returns....

It’s important to be reminded of how markets work and this is perfectly illustrated by events at a livestock fair in Plymouth in 1906....

Pension savers or retirees who were close to the lifetime allowance (LTA) at retirement or before could be pushed over due to certain pension compensation payments. ...

The end of the tax year is fast approaching and with it is the last chance to ensure that you have maximised any tax exemptions and allowance opportunities that are available each year.  Several of these are ‘use it or lose it’....