Balancing the school fees equation

Balancing the school fees equation

School fees are rising faster than the rate of inflation, creating financial challenges for parents who want to educate their children privately.   Private school fees rose by 3.7% from 2018 to 2019, according to the latest figures from the Independent Schools...
Pensions and divorce

Pensions and divorce

When it comes to dividing up assets on divorce, pension rights can turn out to be one of the most valuable elements – and often the most overlooked.   The transfer values of final salary pension schemes have been at record levels over recent years. In a paper...
The Joy of Tidying

The Joy of Tidying

Prioritise peace in your life: extend the Marie Kondo tidying craze from your home to your finances. Have you ever looked at a room in your home – or even at your office desk – and wondered how you accumulated so much stuff? You might well remember when you acquired...