March 2019 20
Key dates for 2019
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1 April National Living Wage (for age 25+) rises to £8.21. National Minimum Wage rises to £7.70 (21 – 24-year olds), £6.15 (18 –  20-year olds), £4.35 (16 – 17-year olds), and £3.90 (apprentices under

February 2019 27
Fed up with renting?
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If you rent your home, it can be frustrating to know your hard-earned cash is going into someone else’s pocket each month. If you’ve ever thought about owning your own place, the mortgage market may

February 2019 20
Standard Variable Rate
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The average homeowner moving from a specific mortgage deal onto their mortgage provider’s Standard Variable Rate (SVR) could save more than £2,500 a year in interest payments simply by remortgaging. SVR is the type of

October 2018 18
Changing rooms
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When it comes to selling your house first impressions count, and that starts with kerbside appeal. Start with free Before spending any money, have a look around your property to see what improvements you can

October 2018 12
Are you thinking of downsizing?
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According to a survey by Lloyds Bank, 45 per cent of empty nesters have no plans to downsize, despite the potential windfall moving to a smaller place could create. For these empty nesters then, life

August 2018 20
With protection comes choice
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How many times have you heard the phrase “It won’t happen to me” when it comes to the chances of suffering a serious illness? Unfortunately, given that 1 in 2 people born after 1960 in