When it comes to getting a mortgage, the amount that a person can borrow will largely come down to what they can afford. The types of mortgages available will vary - with some people opting for repayment mortgages, while others will pay interest-only mortgages. It may be that...
Inheritance Tax is the tax on the estate - so property, money and possessions - of someone who has died. It’s normally not payable if the value of the estate is below the current £325,000 threshold, or if everything above this threshold is left to a spouse, civil...
In the past, the state pension age stood at 60 for women, and 65 for men. In a bid for state pension age parity, under the Pensions Act 2011, the state pension age for women increased, with state pension age for women reaching 65 backing November 2018. The...
Universal Credit is a payment which may be made to eligible applicants in order to help with living costs. It may be paid to those who are on low income or who are out of work. The system is replacing a number of benefits, which includes Child Tax...
As well as round-the-clock access to expert advice and virtual consultations, PhysioNow’s guided videos and tailored exercise programmes are designed to speed up recovery, compliment face-to-face care and maintain good health.“Our platform provides seamless integration of our workflow systems and solutions which is an industry first and this...
Half of married Brits would love to 'remake' their wedding and walk down the aisle again if they had the chance - but not all want to relive the joys of their 'big day', a study has found.Of those who want to give their wedding day a re-run,...
According to an official report from the Office of National Statistics, house prices fell in May at their fastest rate for nearly 10 years. The report details a 4.4 percent decrease annually in residential property costs across London. This is the biggest decline since August 2009, when a...
Yesterday’s US retail sales figures for June, which beat forecasts at 0.4 percent, also bolstered the US dollar and helped drove GBP/USD lower. No-deal Brexit fears rose yesterday as both Tory leadership candidates, Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, hardened on their stance with the European Union by abandoning...
The dramatic plummet reflected the theme of bitcoin’s recent month of volatility which has seen it flirt with $14,000, falling shy of the year high only three weeks ago, and also tumble to yesterday’s gasp-inducing $9,460 at one point. The latest slump caps off what has been a tumultuous...
Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has said she was “sceptical” that the women born in the 1950s who were affected by the changes to the state pension age would get additional support. It comes after Boris Johnson said he would “commit to doing everything I possibly can to sorting...