September 9, 2015

How the Financial Services Compensation Scheme Changes Affect You

We recently reported on the impending changes to the protection that the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) offers to individuals who have cash savings in bank […]
August 28, 2015

Financial Services Compensation Scheme Announce Changes For January 2016

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (otherwise referred to as the FSCS) is a statutory compensation scheme in the UK which is in place for customers of […]
August 21, 2015

Pensioners to Declare Interest or Face Fine

As experts in the field of wealth management in Lancaster it is essential to remain on top of new government legislation in order to not only […]
August 19, 2015

The Bank Rate, Mortgages and You

The Bank of England’s base rate currently sits at a rock-bottom 0.5%; it has been that way for more than six years thanks to the effects […]
August 3, 2015

Understanding the Summer Budget and Finance Bill: Q & A

Recently we have seen the Chancellor announce both the summer budget and the finance bill, and many people are wondering how the new changes will affect […]
July 24, 2015

Should You Choose Income Drawdown For Your Pension?

There are many ways to take your pension and one that has become increasingly popular following the ‘pension freedom’ reforms is income drawdown. The main option […]
July 16, 2015

When Should You Start Contributing To Your Pension

When people start their working lives, a pension is the last thing on their mind. Seeming like a lifetime away, some people don’t start paying into […]
July 9, 2015

How the July 2015 Budget May Affect Your Pension

On July 8th, the Chancellor of the Exchequer gave his budget to Parliament, listing many new rules governing finances that will be in place in the […]
July 2, 2015

What Happens to Your Pension After You Die? (Part 2)

A lot of people wonder what will happen to their pensions after they die and here at Burton & Fisher we can help you out with […]
June 26, 2015

What Happens to Your Pension After You Die? (Part 1)

This question is one of the most common surrounding pensions, but thankfully we can help you out. The answer isn’t simple though and depends on a […]
June 17, 2015

Equity Release: The Advantages & Disadvantages

Many people over the age of 55 find themselves to be “property rich but cash poor”; that is, they have a lot of money tied up […]
June 10, 2015

An Overview of Pensions in the UK

There are many types of pensions available in the UK, making the financial preparation process in the lead up to retirement a confusing ordeal for many […]
June 2, 2015

Cohabiting? How to Keep Financially Protected

With over 6 million couples cohabiting in the UK who have no legal protections should they go their separate ways, it’s easy to see why so […]
May 28, 2015

Preparing Financially for Your Retirement

When you are approaching retirement, it pays to be prepared. A few years prior to your retirement, you should start to consider your finances and make […]
May 21, 2015

Investments: A Beginners Guide

Everyone has their own individual financial goals. Whether these be purchasing a property, preparing for retirement, or even saving for a holiday, we all have ambitions […]
May 14, 2015

How to Effectively Manage Your Future Wealth

When it comes to managing your money, it can quickly become a stressful situation, especially if you don’t know when or where your money is coming or […]
April 22, 2015

Financial Advice: A Helping Hand

There comes a time in all our lives when we’re a little unsure what to do with our finances, and it can be difficult to know […]
April 17, 2015

Pension Freedoms Explained

As of 6th April 2015, new pension rules have come into effect that are intended to give individuals more control and greater flexibility over what they […]
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