Brazil - Bigger than the UK now!26th April 2012

We're not talking about the geography - obviously Brazil is a huge country, much bigger than the British Isles!

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Saving for your child or grandchild's futureā€¦11th March 2013

A Child Trust Fund (CTF) is a long-term, tax-free savings account for children, set up by the previous government. However Child Trust Fund accounts are no longer available, but there are alternatives for new savers and options of those already invested

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The Holidayers' Guide to Investing1st October 2013

Two colleagues went on holiday separately. One had a great time. The other had a miserable experience. Their respective stories provide valuable lessons, not just about taking a holiday, but about investment.

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The Power of Understanding your Finances1st August 2014

I was recently relayed a story from a colleague who works in financial services.His daughter was heading off for a few weeks of backpacking around Europe. After weeks of planning, hours of research and a commitment to a part-time job to raise the money, she was at last ready to go.

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5 Good Reasons to pay into a Pension before April8th January 2015

The run up to April is time to start planning in earnest to make the most of your pension savings. There is also less than 3 months to go before the new pension freedom becomes reality and so to help, we've put together 5 good reasons why you might wish to consider boosting your pension pot before the end of the tax year.

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