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How to save during retirement

You may be eagerly looking forward to your retirement, welcoming the prospect of taking things easier and carrying out exciting plans. At the same time, however, you may have a…

Should we all start buying gold?

In September Germany went to the polls to elect a new government – and a successor to Angela Merkel, who had decided not to seek a fifth term as Chancellor.

No Chips – so No New Car?

If you have read the headlines recently, you may well have seen some along the lines of ‘Car Chip Shortage to last until 2023’. What exactly is the ‘car chip…

Why Doesn’t the UK Have a Trade Deal with the US?

“Get Brexit done,” Boris Johnson famously said in his party political spoof of Love Actually just before the last General Election. Well, Brexit got done and – with International Trade…

Autumn 2021 Budget – Overview

Introduction The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, presented his first Budget of 2021 on Wednesday March 3rd. Now, a little under eight months later, he was back, rising to…

The importance of engaging with your pension early

You may put off thinking about your pension because retirement just seems too far away. Do you take a quick glance at the pension contribution line on your payslip but…