Pension warning: Retirees urged to seek advice as common pension mistakes revealed | Personal...

While investment returns and the state pension may be some forms of income a pensioner has, many will fund their retirement with the support of a private pension. Making pension contributions is something...

Premium Bonds UK winners: NS&I reveal who scooped high value prizes in September 2019...

The September 2019 Premium Bonds prize draw winners have been announced. This month, the prize fund totalled more than £96 million. The total number of prizes in September exceeded 3.3 million. This included...

Is Help to Buy ISA being scrapped? Deadline is looming – what will happen...

The Help to Buy ISA scheme is a type of ISA which sees account holders able to benefit from a government bonus of 25 per cent. The maximum amount a person can receive...

State pension age changes: WASPI react as Lib Dems pledge support for women affected...

The state pension age for women previously stood at 60, but has risen in recent years and is now continuing to rise. State pension age parity of 65 for both men and women...

What Stamp Duty do you pay on a house? Why amount may rise if...

For residential properties, the current Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) threshold is £125,000. This increases to £150,000 for non-residential land and properties. If the sale is greater than this threshold, then the buyer...

Approaching retirement but not state pension age? Pensions expert on what to do |...

From enjoying their later years to health reasons, there’s a number of reasons why a person may stop working. For others, the need to care for a loved one may mean retiring from...

Universal Credit changes: When will you get paid? New system comes in to force...

Universal Credit changes are being implemented by the Department for Work & Pensions in October. Claimants will see a change in the amount they are paid from October 2. The changes will affect...

Bitcoin price news: The eco-friendly way to mine crypto | City & Business |...

Bitcoin was born ten years ago while the world teetered toward financial collapse as a result of the 2007 and 2008 financial crisis. An elusive character called Satoshi Nakamoto then created a peer-to-peer...

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD soars to its highest levels since July |...

This follows House of Common’s Speaker John Bercow’s vow to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson breaking the law and pushing through a no-deal next month. Mr Bercow said: “If we come close to ,...

Pound US dollar exchange rate steady as US inflation fails to ease fears for...

However, despite the positive data, the US dollar (USD) failed to rise against the pound (GBP) with concerns dogging markets that the Federal Reserve might make an interest rate cut this week. Ryan Sweet,...