Welcome to our blog, Finding True Wealth. Being "wealthy" means different things to different people. For some it can refer to their money and assets but for others it may mean financial freedom and having the means to fulfil life goals etc. Here we'll include articles to help you on your way to find your "True Wealth".
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When you’re nearing retirement there are a lot of big decisions you need to make. From when to retire to how much income to take from your pension, how long you will spend in retirement is a crucial piece of information. And it’s not something you should put off thinking about until you’re ready to […]
Over the last few months, you’ve probably heard a lot about inflation and the effect it can have on your cost of living. While you may be familiar with the headline figures, how is it calculated? The key figure that you normally see is the Consumer Price Index (CPI). In the 12 months to March […]
From goldfinches to hedgehogs, you can spot a lot of British wildlife without having to leave your home if you create a haven in your garden. If you want to create a place where nature can flourish, a few simple changes to your outdoor space can have a huge effect. Garden Wildlife Week will take […]
When you retire, your income may be coming from multiple sources, and it may not be regular. This can lead to some retirees being overtaxed. While you can claim back overpaid tax, it could affect your plans and you may not realise you’ve paid too much. Understanding your tax liability can help you manage your […]
A will is the only way for your wishes to be legally enforceable when you pass away. However, it’s becoming more common for families to dispute wills. So, what can you do to ensure your will is upheld? In most cases, a will is followed, and families will respect the wishes of the deceased. But […]
The 2022/23 tax year has only just started, but you should already start thinking about how you’ll use your allowances over the next 12 months. It can help maximise your assets. In the 2022/23 tax year you can deposit up to £20,000 into ISAs. If you don’t use this allowance before the end of the […]
Official figures show that the amount paid in Inheritance Tax (IHT) has increased again. As the IHT thresholds are set to remain the same despite rising inflation, more people will need to consider how IHT could affect what they leave behind for their families. According to a report in FT Adviser, IHT receipts between April […]
When you think of falling for a scam, you may think of being duped to hand over personal information or make payments. But some fraudsters are targeting one of your most valuable assets – your home. Someone stealing your home can seem impossible, and worryingly, you may not notice until it’s too late. According to […]
Are you looking for ways to keep children entertained over the Easter school holiday? Look no further, as here you can find seven excellent projects and activities designed to create memories and have fun with your children or grandchildren this spring. Bake some Easter-themed treats together After 40 days of Lent, Easter is often associated […]