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Seven steps to an heir-tight will

“Your will can be simple to prepare – even for complex families and busy business owners 70% of people in the UK die without a will. “And of those that


Majority feel their finances are out of control

The research shows that more than 30 million of us feel out of control when it comes to our personal finances, with 25-34 year olds are more likely to feel


30% still worried about finances

This is according to a Towry survey which also found that over a third (34%) suggested that their personal finances are worse than they were the previous year. To further


Do you understand the care cap?

New research by Saga Populus poll shows that whilst 82% of over 50s are aware of the cap on care costs, less than one in ten (9%) knew what the


Fidelity launches 1% cashback on pension transfers

While it is not uncommon to have lots of different pension pots, combining them could make real financial sense according to Mark Till, head of Fidelity Personal Investing. “Investors should be

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Bank of England maintains Bank Rate at 0.5%

The Committee also voted to maintain quantitative easing at £375 billion. Despite signs of recovery in the UK, market interest rates have risen sharply internationally and asset prices have been


Europe faces deflation risk

“Euro area consumer price inflation has been on a downward trend since mid-2011,” said Mehta. “We think this trend is likely to continue as lower unit labour costs and the


Severe critical illness cover more common

Critical illness cover pays out a lump sum benefit when the insured is diagnosed with one of a number of critical conditions defined in the policy. Traditionally critical illness plans


House prices rose again in June

Hometrack said the momentum in house price growth over the first half of the year has been driven by a widening imbalance between supply and demand. The gap stabilised in


Tenant demand remains high

Almost all of the landlords (93%) that took part in the PRS Trends survey commissioned by the specialist buy-to-let lender said that tenant demand was either stable or growing. In the