First-time buyers: The fightback continues

Throughout the UK, the number of people buying their first home rose again in 2017 for the sixth consecutive year, according to figures from Halifax.

That’s great news, we’ve been championing first-time buyers for years. What makes it especially … Read the rest

Have you lost your children’s savings?

Have you lost your children’s savings

Losing something is never a pleasant experience.

Well, maybe with the exception of those post-Christmas pounds, or losing yourself in a good book. But what about losing money? It’s a hard thing to swallow when it’s yours, but what about … Read the rest

Multiple pension plans: have you lost a pot?

Multiple pension plans have you lost a pot

Ever get the feeling that you’ve forgotten something, though you’re not sure what?

There’s a chance that it could be a pension pot, as government data shows that there is currently more than £400 million in unclaimed pension funds.

Naturally, … Read the rest

Shared Ownership: Eight things you need to know

Shared Ownership Eight things you need to know

For hard-pressed home buyers in London and the South East, Shared Ownership might represent the best way of getting onto the housing ladder.

However, there are plenty of myths and misconceptions about this option.

To help you to better understand … Read the rest