Coronavirus and mortgages: what you need to know

The coronavirus pandemic has left millions of people in the UK worrying about paying their monthly commitments. With many industries having all but stopped, many families are concerned about how they will continue to afford their mortgage during this turbulent … Read the rest

What the coronavirus means for your finances

With the outbreak reaching more than 180 countries and affecting more than 190,000 people, the coronavirus has not been far from the headlines in recent weeks.

The extent of the spread of the virus has affected life around the world … Read the rest

How much should I pay into a pension?

How much should I pay into a pension?

If you’re thinking about your retirement, that will be one of the first questions you will ask. Whether your retirement is approaching, or is decades away, ensuring you make sufficient pension contributions … Read the rest

5 ways you can add value to your home

Your property is likely to be the biggest investment that you make. So, it’s only natural that you would want to add value to your home.

While many improvements appear expensive or disruptive, there are several improvements that you can … Read the rest

What to do if you have an interest-only mortgage

In the run-up to the financial crisis in 2008, millions of borrowers took out interest-only mortgages. Under this arrangement, borrowers paid an interest payment to their lender, but the balance of the mortgage never reduced. Instead, the mortgage was arranged … Read the rest