When it comes to charity, here at Burton & Fisher we understand that as a local business we have a responsibility to contribute to the surrounding community each year.
Whether through rigorous fundraising efforts or welcomed donations, this is something that we wholeheartedly embrace – it can even become quite competitive in the office as we attempt to beat the total raised from the previous year! Continue reading
In addition to the day-to-day pressures of life, sometimes looking to organise your finances can seem like a daunting process.
Where do you begin? We know that we are continually being told to set money aside throughout our life. Perhaps you are saving for a mortgage, or perhaps you are working towards moving house. Continue reading
In the sometimes overwhelming world of finance, finding clarity can be enough to deter even the most dedicated individual.
More often than not, it is easy to get caught up in the figures, and lose track of what exactly it is that you are trying to understand.
Most of us move through our life knowing that we should be smarter with our hard earned money, yet not fully knowing exactly how to do this. Continue reading
When thinking of your future, savings are an important aspect. With so many different long-term saving options available, it can be difficult to choose which is right for you. Here’s a quick rundown of the pros and cons of the main options for what to do with long-term savings. Continue reading
Re-mortgaging your home mortgage can sometimes make good financial sense for many people. The difficulty many homeowners have is determining when the right time to refinance might be.
Everyone’s financial situation is unique, with varying incomes and expenses. Different people also have their own individual financial goals.
Learning how best to manage finances is something many people believe they are adept at. However, research consistently shows that many millions of UK adults are putting their financial future at risk by failing to save adequately, or by refraining from making stable investments. Continue reading
Saving money is more than being financially responsible and knowing how to budget your monthly salary. You have to actively make decisions towards putting money aside every month, which can be easier said than done. It’s easier to spend money than to save, particularly if you have a lot of spendings you can’t go without every month.
There are a few simple and easy steps that you can take to save money for the future:
When it comes to pension rights, everybody should be entitled to the same. Even though this hasn’t been the way for many years, as time progresses so do rights, and most importantly of all, same sex couples.
In Mid-July, a supreme court judge ruled a man and his husband to have the same pension rights as an opposite sex couple would have, which magnified the point scheme discriminating against same sex couples. So, what happened when John Walker went to court to fight for his right for equal pension rights?