A new study, from peer-to-peer lending platform Lending Works, has revealed that almost a quarter of UK adults believe they’ll never retire. Pensions are, of course, currently under scrutiny and the Government is facing a black-hole – as we live longer, and spend more time living on a state pension, the cost of pensions is ballooning. The Government has … [Read more...] about Do You Think You’ll Never Retire?
We all love the idea of investing in our own future by setting aside a sizable nest egg that grows until such time it’s needed. With interest rates for savings accounts almost unanimously poor these days however, it seemed for a while as though only the savviest investors were in a position to still enhance their cash. Enter SIGNITrade, a free system designed specifically with … [Read more...] about SIGNITrade: A Helping Hand for Amateur Investors?
As any parent will tell you, bringing up children is not without its financial pressures. Just the day to day costs quickly add up, with another little person in the home to feed and clothe. But that’s not all. 18 years may seem like a long time, but children grow up all too quickly. And far from wiping their hands of the responsibility as soon as their child comes of age, … [Read more...] about What Are Best Options For Building a Nest Egg For Your Children?
You’ve worked for years to build up your pot of money so that you can launch your own business. You’ve put up with the stresses and strains of the office environment so that you can finally break away and be your own boss, but what’s the clever way to go about it? What should you prioritise when it comes to investing your money, and why? Hopefully, today’s post should answer a … [Read more...] about The smartest ways to invest your money as a start-up
A positive look at the investment opportunities that the recent Brexit result offers those looking to invest in alternative assets, with a particular focus on real estate. Intro Economic uncertainty and investment opportunity are inextricably linked. In the wake of the political earthquake caused by the UK’s vote on 23 June to leave the EU, financial markets and the … [Read more...] about Opportunity in uncertainty