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Whether operating as a small, independent start-up, or as part of a huge, multinational corporation, the importance of effective financial planning cannot be overstated. Knowing exactly what the process involves and why it’s so important is therefore crucial in securing your business’ economic future. With that in mind, the following beginner’s guide will hopefully make the … [Read more...] about Getting to Grips with Financial Planning
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Buying life insurance can be a challenge, especially if you know little about it. Looking at policies can be intimidating, and some deals might look good on the surface, only to end up costing you later. There are, however, things you can be on the lookout for when shopping for insurance that will allow you to save, and some errors you can avoid so you don’t pay more than you … [Read more...] about How to Get the Best Deal for Life Insurance
Most people are pretty independent when it comes to managing their finances these days. Especially with the internet to feed us information, advice and tips, we can all to a certain degree feel confident about taking charge of money matters. And if we do need a little extra help, there is always our bank manager or mortgage lender or whoever to ask. Yet there is a whole … [Read more...] about When Does It Pay to Seek Professional Financial Advice?