Incredibly generous offers made to people with “final salary” pensions have continued to convinced thousands of savers that swapping the guaranteed income offered by these schemes for a cash lump sum is a serious consideration.
Such …Read More
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning about scammers using social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter & Instagram costing victims £87,000 a day to these types of scams. The scammers are advertising all …Read More
Further to my recent blog “7 reasons why you have already given up your new years resolutions”, I thought I would share Grant Cardone, New York Times bestselling author, international speaker, business innovator, social media personality …Read More
It has recently been announced that Zurich have written to the BBC asking for Eastenders to include a cold-calling scam around Pensions to raise awareness.
The letter was written and submitted by Zurich’s Senior Public Affairs …Read More
When it comes to seeking financial advice, investing in a financial adviser should be exactly that – an investment. In the same way as allocating funds for your children’s future education or buying additional property is an investment, the …Read More
Now Listen – Did you know that only 8% of people typically keep their New Years Resolutions? How are you getting on with yours? Given the consistency of gym up already? Smoked that cigarette you …Read More
We talk a lot about our clients moving overseas, or returning back home, but what about internationally based financial advisers etc? What does it mean for a financial adviser to return home? What are the …Read More
If you are looking for a new home or start in retirement, you may need to look no further than France. More than 82 million people visit this wonderful country every year, with many retirees from all …Read More
After reading my recent blogs “What makes a GREAT financial adviser?” and “The benefits of working with a GREAT financial adviser”, do you still think you can manage your investments and financial planning without help? …Read More
As we are discussing the “Why”, “Who” and the “When” around hiring a financial adviser, I thought now that we know what makes a great financial adviser, I believe we should look into the benefits …Read More
Further to my recent blog “Money causes stress?…Why?” I highlighted the importance of having the advice and support of a financial adviser. Your next question will probably be “How do I choose a financial adviser?”, …Read More
The expat dream remains very much alive and very real amongst Brits, with a series of independent polls and official statistics. This suggests a continued upward trend of UK citizens seeking or actively committing to leaving Britain.
With …Read More
It’s surprising how many people live their lives living in the same house, doing the same job, taking the same route home each evening… its human nature, it’s what we know… its routine!
This blog focuses …Read More
People often ask, what makes great firms stand out from the crowd; what differentiates them from the competition?
The answer is as simple as it is complex – great customer service.
To encapsulate how we should and …Read More
A recent study of a significant number of business leaders addressed what makes an employee stand out.
I can confirm that it wasn’t how late somebody stayed, or how many qualifications one holds, or even their …Read More
In my previous blog “No Sleep? Stressed Out…” I looked at some of the causes of sleep deprivation and how it can be linked to financial stress. Lying awake at night worrying about mounting debt, …Read More
Perhaps one of the most hazardous complexities of new flexibilities, allowing individuals to manage their own income in retirement, is the potentially catastrophic effects of pound cost ravaging.
Unlike dollar cost averaging, which helps investors to …Read More
Learn here the top 6 tips to turn your 2017 failures into success for 2018…
Successful people have two areas of focus: the present moment and creating the future that they desire. When you have setbacks, …Read More
“Stress is when you wake up screaming and you realise you haven’t fallen asleep yet” – Anon.
It’s a well-known fact that insufficient sleep can have many negative influences on peoples’ lives. Sleep deprivation affects decision-making, …Read More
Great leaders are driven towards a mission that everyone can get behind. They know how to motivate a team through honesty, transparency, and genuine passion. In the book Leading at a Higher Level, a study showed that …Read More