Are You Part of the 34% Not Saving for a Pension?

Are You Part of the 34% Not Saving for a Pension?

It’s been well-documented that savings rates for UK households are fairly abysmal – a report from the Lords Exclusion Committee found that 40% of all savers have less than £100 stashed away. But no less worrying is a recent study from lender Lending Works that shows...

NatWest Reveals 5 Most Common Money Scams

NatWest Reveals 5 Most Common Money Scams

How many NatWest customers have been the victim of financial scams since 2016? According to the bank's own figures, it's a whopping 7,000.The bank, which is co-owned by the Royal Bank of Scotland, prides itself on creating 'safe, simple banking'. Little wonder, then,...

Why the NIC U-Turn Isn’t Over for Self-Employed

Why the NIC U-Turn Isn’t Over for Self-Employed

The self-employed took a collective sigh of relief last week, when Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a dramatic U-turn on raising Class 4 national insurance contributions. But the news doesn't mean the self-employed are out of the woods yet.The Chancellor's...