Financial planning

I'm not happy with my IFA's advice. What can I do?

Tuesday, 12 June 2012 | Question and Answer

Your adviser is meant to be independent and impartial when providing financial advice to you.

Investors hit by hidden costs

Wednesday, 01 February 2012 | News

Investors are being misled by the investment management industry and are hit with more than £18 billion in hidden dealing costs each year, says SCM Private.

Budget 2011: Personal allowance to rise to £8,105 within next 12 months

Wednesday, 23 March 2011 | Article

Chancellor George Osborne claims this will result in 23 million people being £42 better off each year.

Hopes and fears for the 2011 Budget

Tuesday, 22 March 2011 | News

With Wednesday's Budget in sight, industry experts are speaking up on what they would like to see the Chancellor change - and what they hope he doesn't.

Tax rates

Economic recovery falters again

Wednesday, 02 March 2011 | News

The UK's economy is a worse condition than expected, as new ONS figures reveal that GDP shrank by 0.6% in the last three months of 2010.

How to finance your own business

Friday, 14 January 2011 | Article

Starting a business can be a life-changing experience.

Find the right financial balance

Friday, 22 October 2010 | Article

Claire Lodge, 34, lives in Robin Hood, near Wakefield, with her husband Andrew, also 34, and three-year-old son Robbie.

Five steps to finding a good financial adviser

Tuesday, 19 October 2010 | Article

Finding an independent financial adviser you can trust goes a long way to helping you get to grips with financial decisions.

So make sure you know what to look for with our five-step process:

How to find a financial adviser

Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | TV /Video

Knowing how to manage your money in the most effective way possible can be a challenging task, and that’s where financial advisers come in handy.

Five-minute guide to finding the right financial adviser

Wednesday, 13 October 2010 | Article

You might not think it but choosing a financial adviser could be one of the most important financial decisions you ever make.