Tag Archives: Pension Planning

Financial Literacy – Educating Your Children

Educating Children About Money

An article by the digital editor of Financial Times Money, Lucy Warwick-Ching, provides a useful reminder about the emotional energy and power of money. Lucy’s piece draws on a number of research studies, including a recent HSBC study  which questioned 2000 parents and 500 children on various aspects of financial literacy. The results point to significant gender differences, including […]

Pension Planning Update Dec 2012

The maximum amount that can be invested on an annual basis, know as the ‘annual allowance’ will be reduced from £50,000 to £40,000 for the tax year 2014/15 onwards, beginning 6th April 2014. The good news is that the reduction is NOT with immediate effect, as had been feared, and so plenty of time to […]