Financial Education

retired renters

It’s alarm bells not jingle bells for retired renters

Just after the Chancellor announced a series of measures in his Autumn 2017 Budget to tackle the growing and widely recognised problem of getting the younger generation onto the property…

wellbeing

Does your workplace culture negatively impact employee wellbeing?

More and more businesses are becoming aware of the impact employee wellbeing can have on their productivity. And research has found that companies that prioritise employee wellbeing have actually outperformed…

The Autumn 2017 Budget: All quiet on the EB front…

Philip Hammond, The Chancellor of the Exchequer, has just sat down after delivering the 2017 Autumn Budget Speech. Owing to the continued uncertainties of the Brexit negotiations – plus of…

Christmas savings club

Take the stress out of Christmas 2018 with a Holiday Savings Club

It’s only 5 weeks now until Christmas 2017, and according to research the average British family will spend more than £800 celebrating Christmas. What’s more 35% will borrow money to…

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Improving the financial fitness of your workforce

Your employees’ financial fitness can have an impact on the productivity of your business. This is because low financial capability and poor financial wellbeing can cause stress and mental illness…

Gender pay gap

Mind the Gap

Gender Pay Gap reporting is well underway, with large organisations publically announcing their results over recent months. Whilst the basis for calculating gender pay gap is not a simple process,…

Money Purchase Annual Allowance- Our guide to the changes

Chancellor Philip Hammond announced plans to reduce the Money Purchase Annual Allowance from £10,000 to £4,000. It has been announced in July that this reduction is to apply retrospectively, from…

Financial Wellness

Should your employees’ financial wellness be your responsibility?

You pay a fair salary, enrol your employees in a pension scheme and offer a competitive package of benefits. So surely you’re already doing enough? The problem is that with…

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The 2017 Minimum Income Standard

By now most UK employers will be fully conversant with the requirements of both the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW).  Both of these measures are imposed by legislation, and…

The storm clouds of debt…

The financial crisis of the last decade now seems like a distant memory, overtaken in the media headlines by the (many) political changes of the last few years, and of…