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Brexit Talks Start As MPs Ready For Legal Marathon

Britain's historic talks to negotiate leaving the European Union have started in Brussels. Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis led his...

Which Side Of The Wealth Gap Do You Stand On?

Property values are making the wealth gap wider between the Britain's richest and poorest. The richest 1% own 14% of Britain's £11.1 trillion wealth, while...

More Training And Better Pay Would Extend Working Lives

Working for longer can boost retirement income options but the UK is lagging many developed countries in offering employment opportunities for the over 50s. Britain...

UK And US Move Into Top 5 Countries Facing Worst Tax...

Bosses fear political and economic uncertainty are increasing the risk of  governments  in several developed countries seeking to impose higher taxes. President Donald Trump taking...

Number Of Top Rate Taxpayers Jumps By A Third

The number of top rate income taxpayers has jumped by a third in five years to record levels, according to new official statistics. HM Revenue...

Buy To Let expats Cashing In On Weak Pound

Expats are cashing in on buy to let in Britain by laying down big deposits to make properties more affordable. The main driver is the...

Letting To Students At Top Universities Boosts Rental Returns

Letting out homes near top universities gives landlords yields of up to 5.22%, says an online rental agency. The lure of a university place in...

How Expats Can Run Up Hidden UK Debts From Overseas

Expats can lose thousands of pounds if they do not keep in touch with their banks and financial providers when moving overseas. Consumers who fail...

May Told To Guarantee Expat Brexit Right To Stay

Influential peers sitting in the House of Lords are pressing Prime Minister Theresa May to guarantee European Union citizens living in the UK permanent...

Irish Borders Are A Brexit Sticking Point, Claims Minister

Expat rights are expected to take centre stage in Brexit negotiations after the British government’s chief negotiator argued border issues with Ireland cannot be...

Expats Urged To Sign Up For Election 2017 Vote

British expats are urged to sign up for a vote in General Election 2017 before it's too late. With polling day on Thursday, June 8,...

Are You Among Britain’s Richest Targeted To Pay More Tax?

Politicians are always talking about the rich or the wealthy, the well-off or those with the broadest shoulders and the taxes they pay –...

New Rules Complicate QROPS Transfers For Expats

British expats with retirement savings wrapped in the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) need to review their financial plans. Over 100,000 expats have switched...

Offshore Banking Secrecy Disappears As Tax Network Opens

Private banking is truly becoming a thing of the past with the introduction of the common reporting standard (CRS). Like the US FATCA, the new...

Election May Unpick State Pension Triple Lock

Financial plans for millions relying on the state pension to see them through their later years are in disarray due to the General Election...

Property Funds Pile Up Cash In Case Of Run Of Withdrawals

Giant commercial property funds are piling up mountains of cash as managers fear investors may rush to withdraw their cash if the economy dips. City...

1.7 Million Rely On State Pension For All Their Income

If you are spending every penny you earn and not saving for a pension and expect the state to step in and bail you...

Women Victims Of Astonishing Gender Savings Gap

Women are trailing men badly in the savings race for retirement, according to new research. While men amass an average pension pot of £73,600, women...

Self-Employed Skimping On Pension Saving

Britain has the worst record for the self-employed saving for retirement out of 15 countries around the world. A study revealed that just over half...

Providers Take First Steps Towards Pension Dashboard

The government has challenged pension providers to build a fintech app that will revolutionise retirement planning by showing all a saver’s pensions in one...