Unemployment Income Protection

Even the self-employed and contractors, need unemployment income protection. Or rather, we should say business owners and freelancers need it more than employees. After all, if you work for yourself, who is going to provide you with an income if you’re unable to work...

NS&I Slash Savings Rate

NS&I becomes the latest lender to slash rates on savings products including its market leading Direct ISA.  This latest cut will see the rate reduce from 2.25 to 1.75 in September.  NS&I which are backed by the Government has a remit to reflect rather than...

The Cost of a Funeral in the UK

The cost of funerals is set to soar for the UK’s  middle-aged.  For people aged 50 today, its predicted costs could rise in 30 years time to as much as £25,000. Not everyone plans their own funeral of course.  Some die suddenly, others choose not to think about it....