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Inheritance Tax Threshold

Are you getting caught in the inheritance tax threshold?

Average house prices rose by 5.5 per cent in the year to February 2023, according to the latest official figures, taking the average price of a property to £288,000. That’s £16,000 higher than it had been a year earlier – and this surge in house prices has had wide-ranging consequences, most notably, pricing many people …

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People Vulnerable to Scams

Is inflation making more people vulnerable to scams?

Households all over the country are under huge financial pressure as double-digit inflation continues to bite, and people are becoming painfully aware that their regular income will only go so far as prices keep heading up. With that in mind, it’s understandable that many will be looking for ways to generate additional revenue, such as …

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Financial Market Commentary June 2023

Market Commentary June 2023

Introduction Economic growth remained subdued at best in many major markets throughout May, as high inflation continued to affect households and businesses across the world and hit confidence. But significantly, some emerging markets such as India have bucked this trend and seen impressive rates of growth. As always, let’s take a closer look at the …

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