Why Your Pet Would Insure You

Why Your Pet Would Insure You

Even those who’ve never had a pet and never wanted a pet could probably explain the arguments for having pet insurance, courtesy of the many adverts for the product. Now imagine what would happen if your pet could talk. What would it say about insuring you?

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New Rules To Soften The Blow Of Inheritance Tax

New Rules To Soften The Blow Of Inheritance Tax

Inheritance tax has always been one of the most controversial taxes around. Depending on your point of view it can be; an essential means of making sure that a private individual’s wealth is shared with society as a whole; a pragmatic approach to filling government coffers; a ghoulish tax applied at a difficult time.

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Looking After Your Pennies

Looking After Your Pennies

Look after your pennies and your pounds will take care of themselves.  It’s an old piece of wisdom and it still has a lot of value in a modern world.  Even though it may seem pointless just to save a few pennies here and there, those pennies do add up and will make pounds.  With that in mind and given that so many of us are keeping a close eye on our wallets these days, here are three tips for taking care of those precious pennies.

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Buy To Let Numbers Do Still Add Up

Buy To Let Numbers Do Still Add Up

The UK is one of the most densely-populated countries in the world and hence there is a high demand for housing both to buy and to rent.  Over recent years, the government has attempted to help first-time buyers onto the housing ladder though a combination of providing direct assistance, in the form of help-to-buy schemes, and by making it more expensive to buy and run investment property (buy to let).  With all the recent changes, now may be a very good time for landlords to reassess where they stand financially and to decide if buy-to-let still makes sense for them.

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