27 March 2018
Over the years I have often heard the phrase ‘Our Business is our Pension’. This is usually said with great pride, in fact, as I write this, a vision of a business owner with his thumbs in his braces (about chest height) with his chest
15 March 2018
Saving up for your retirement is of the utmost importance because unfortunately the government pension plan is not enough for most people to live comfortably on.
There has been enough press coverage on Pensions recently to make even the
Wear Sunscreen I recently heard the 1999 hit “Wear Sunscreen” by Baz Luhrmann on Radio 2, I had forgotten how cheesy and yet how poignant it was. When looking for the transcript I discovered that he hadn’t written the words, they were in
Live for today, or save for the future. It’s so hard to find the right balance. We seem to have had a spate of ill health and death amongst my family and friends recently and it certainly focuses the mind. After an evening reminiscing with
I went to a 100th birthday party last week. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS) I’ll be going to a few more in the years ahead. They recently published research which shows that of all those who celebrate their 65th
03 March 2018
It may not always be obvious to clients what goes on behind the scenes here at FMB. How do we make the decisions on a day to day basis about the best places for clients to put their hard earned wealth? We would always maintain that the most
We're sure you are well aware that next month both employee and employer contributions to auto-enrolment pension schemes are set to rise.
Employer duties have been introduced gradually. The initial minimum contribution was introduced at 2
23 February 2018
Lasting Power of Attorneys (LPAs) are something we discuss with all our clients. They are a legal tool allowing you to appoint someone to make certain decisions on your behalf if you are unable to make them for yourself in the future,
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