Why a will makes financial sense


Last will and testament document with closeup on fountain pen with signature line. Critical focus on fountain pen.

Your will tells everyone what should happen to your money, possessions and property – your estate – after you die. If you don’t leave a will, the law decides how your estate is passed on – and this may not be in line with your wishes.

Getting to grips with inheritance tax


Understanding inheritance tax and the way it could affect your estate when you die is key if you are to get the most out of financial planning for your family’s future.

Thoughts turning to university costs


a line-up of university graduates in university costs blog post

As year 13 students around the country begin heading into exam season, many parents’ thoughts turn to putting them through university. Such an education is an aspiration for many young people – but at what financial cost?