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Long Term Care

Meeting the cost of residential and nursing care in old age is a growing issue for many people in the UK. As life expectancy continues to lengthen, more of us can expect to require some form of long-term care. This section contains information to allow you to understand the current situation and help you plan for your future. As with all the information on this website, it's purely intended as guidance - for advice on your specific circumstances you should seek advice.


Our specialist Later life Care brochure has recently been published providing a comprehensive overview that helps explain the options and solutions that are available to you and your family. Our expert advisers are members of the Personal Finance Society, the Chartered Insurance Institute, Symponia Later Life Care as well as a Certified Mortgage Specialists. To talk to one of our specialist advisers call us on 01494 451441
Meeting the cost of residential and nursing care in old age is a growing issue for many people in the UK. As life expectancy continues to lengthen, more of us can expect to require some form of long term care.

Personal Finance

LONDON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve and Bank of England on Thursday urged global financial markets to step up efforts to shift from the scandal-plagued Libor reference rate to alternative interest rate benchmarks.
LONDON (Reuters) - Major British employers agreed pay rises averaging 2.5 percent last month, offering a more generous increase than in 2017 during the busiest month of the year for wage negotiations, industry data showed on Thursday.
LONDON (Reuters) - British inflation fell unexpectedly in April, according to data that prompted fresh questions about when the Bank of England would next raise interest rates and pushed sterling to its lowest level against the dollar this year.
LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday he expected Britain's economy would bounce back from a weak start to the year when it was hit by heavy snowstorms, keeping the prospect of higher interest rates on the table.
LONDON (Reuters) - Automated financial advisers must provide more clarity on their fees and gather more information on a customer's financial circumstances to ensure they receive the appropriate service, Britain's markets regulator said on Monday.

Pensions

If you have the cash and qualify this might be the best thing you'll ever do with your savings - making you a 33% return every year for life
Buying top-ups can get you nearer or over the threshold for getting the maximum payout, which is currently £164.35 a week.
The Work and Pensions Committee has launched an inquiry into the Protecting defined benefit pension schemes white paper, which was published last month.