Autumn Budget 29th October 2018
30th October 2018
The Chancellor, Philip Hammond’s last budget before Brexit in March 2019. This budget was hailed as an end to austerity where the Government loosened the purse strings for the first time in ten years. Here are some of the most relevant highlights; (more…)
Losing Interest in Cash ISA’s
12th October 2018
The popularity of cash ISAs is continuing to wane, according to new statistics from HMRC. With inflation persistently above interest rates, it’s not hard to imagine why.
The bank of England recently increased the interest rate to 0.75%, but inflation was 2.7% in August 2018. This means, if you are holding cash in an ISA or considering topping up an existing account, you need ask yourself two questions: (more…)