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  • How to save money when you're over 60

    Using a pension to lower your tax bill

    Whatever your income level, contributing to a pension is an effective ways to lower your tax bill. As well as costing you less overall, you’re also investing in your retirement, which could provide you with a better standard of living in the future. It’s never too early to start planning for later life and putting money

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    benefits for the elderly

    Thinking of starting a pension?

    We might not want to think about getting old or starting a pension, but it’s important to consider how you’ll survive financially once you retire. It’s never too early to start planning for the future and contributing into a pension. However, with the day to day costs of living, especially when raising children, it can

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    How to make the most of your savings

    How to make the most of your savings

    Saving for a rainy day can be a difficult task at the best of times and now with the UK facing a crippling economic depression it appears harder than ever. However, it is still worth saving for the future, and here are a few handy hints about how to make the most of your savings.

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    having a purpose in life

    Should I pay off my mortgage before I retire?

    Traditionally home owners have always tried to pay off their mortgage before they retire. However, today more of us are keeping our mortgages into retirement; some out of necessity and others for the financial benefits. Is it always essential to pay it off before hand or are there advantages to still paying a mortgage when

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    the lowdown on premium bonds

    The lowdown on premium bonds

    With almost 50% of the population owning premium bonds and more than £45 billion invested, they’re still a popular choice for savers. How exactly do premium bonds work and are they a good option for saving money? Savings rates are currently at historically low levels, with many standard accounts offering rates that pay out interest

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    financing a new business

    Buying a new business how do you finance it

    When buying a new business its so important to have your finances sorted out,when asked about buying a new business how do you finance it that’s the tricky question!Trying to get the money together  can seem like an impossible task. The good news is there are various avenues you can go down to get the

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