Could You Build Your Own Home?

Could You Build Your Own Home?

There’s a lot goes in to building a house and commercial housing developments are often a matter of teamwork, with tasks handed out to people who specialise in them.  Private housing development, however, can, within certain limits, work within their own rules and you might be surprised at the options for creating your own home from scratch (or almost).  Here are three options for doing so - and three considerations to keep in mind when making your plans.

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Inflation, Interest Rates & Investment

Inflation, Interest Rates & Investment

There are various ways to measure inflation but the basic idea behind them is much the same, inflation indexes track the changes in a basket of goods and services which is considered to be a good representation of how the average person spends their money.  Of course, whether or not it is a good representation of how you personally spend your money, depends on how closely you fit the model of the “average person” and this can work both ways, in other words, you might find that your personal rate of inflation is higher or lower than the official measure.

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Getting Ready To Meet The Grim Reaper

Getting Ready To Meet The Grim Reaper

Death is a fact of life, but life goes on for those we leave behind and so being prepared for the reality of your own death can go a long way to easing the making life easier for those who stay behind.  

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Economic Review – December 2017

Economic Review – December 2017

Welcome to the latest edition of the Economic Review, this article is designed to keep you informed about general updates in the financial sector.

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