Reap the rewards of regular savings

Reap the rewards of regular savings

A regular savings plan is one of the most effective ways of building a nest-egg for the future. Saving regularly can be a painless way to accumulate funds, particularly if you set up a direct debit to deduct this money on pay day. Set aside £100 a month, and you will...
UK dividends continue to perform

UK dividends continue to perform

UK dividend yields are better than you might imagine. Dividends have been rising. UK companies paid out £94.4 billion in dividends in 2017, a 10.5% increase over the previous year. The increase for 2018 is expected to be markedly smaller, as last year’s payouts...
Shaky start to 2018 for stock markets

Shaky start to 2018 for stock markets

Global stock markets were hitting new all-time highs repeatedly in 2017 before encountering some turbulence in 2018. If you were invested in world stock markets last year, you should have enjoyed some healthy returns, although markets have experienced a much bumpier...