As the Housing Secretary calls on the government to allow first-time buyers to access their pension funds to help fund a deposit on a house, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) argue against the proposal.
The latest homebuyers’ survey from Which? has found that many people regret some of the compromises they have made when buying their home.
New research from Citizens Advice suggests that the average home insurance premium of loyal customers increases as each year with their provider passes.
Those aged 43 - 54 account for the largest percentage of overall pension contributions, however they still aren’t contributing as much as they should be.
Wages are rising, borrowing is decreasing, however British savings as a percentage of income are at historic lows.
In such uncertain economic times, it can be confusing as to whether or not you should pay off your mortgage early, provided you are able to .
When repaying your mortgage, there may be one solution that is better for you than others. There are three different ways you can arrange repayment of a mortgage, with each varying on the way in which repayments and interest is structured.
Being aware of the rules around leaving your pension to a beneficiary after you die can avoid lost money or confusion with wills.
Those looking to get a foot on the housing ladder may be tempted to act sooner rather than later.
Perhaps you have a New Year’s Resolution to open a new savings account this year. With so many products on the market, it can be quite confusing when looking for the right savings account. The Money Advice Service have some tips on how to narrow your search for the right savings product...
It’s never a bad time to save money into a retirement fund, however there are big changes coming to pensions in 2019, which you may want to read up on…
As Christmas approaches, experts highlight the dangers of shopping online with unknown retailers.
Charles James Financial Planning is delighted to announce our inclusion into FTAdviser’s Top 100 Financial Advisers 2018!
As ski season approaches, The Foreign Office has advised that they are not able to pay the medical bills of British skiers that are injured on the slopes, making comprehensive travel insurance all the more important.
With the outlook for Brexit constantly changing, the significant progress made on an exit deal this week takes us a step closer to leaving the EU, but what comes next?
We look through the key points from the Autumn Budget, with a focus on taxation, housing and welfare.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR) stated this week that they would attempt to drive value for money for those in pension schemes.
As we enter the final 6 months of the UK’s EU membership, we take a look at the coming months and break down each stage of the process.
According to new figures, women are saving a larger percentage of their income into a pensions than men.