independent financial advice

Independent Financial Advice – Consumer Guide

Introduction The burgeoning choice of financial products on the market – more than 30,000 (source IMA, DTI, AKG) at the last count – can be daunting and lead many people to leave their money languishing in the wrong place. Yet when headlines present a bleak picture of our financial future if we don’t start saving more wisely for our retirement, right now, then it’s clear we should be doing more about putting our money through its paces. Whether you’re looking for the best way to save for retirement, a mortgage, advice on how to invest for the future or protect you and your family with a life assurance policy, the most suitable product for you is almost certainly out there. It’s simply a case of how to find it. Now perhaps more than ever it is important t... »

IFA Corporate Guide

Introduction Competition, recruitment, tax, investment, profit and growth – these matters are uppermost in the mind of every successful employer. Trustworthy expert independent financial advice has a valuable role to play in many of these areas, saving hard–pressed directors’ and employers’ time and money while delivering financial security to employees through the provision of financial advice. Financial advisers help businesses achieve or remain in their best possible shape in numerous ways, for example by making sure they stay on top of the ever–changing tax rules and obligations to provide access to pension plans and other employee benefits. Then there is the tricky territory of providing pensions for employees which is set for another shake–up in th... »