Sterling Set to Weaken Against the Dollar

Right now sterling, with UK interest rates low, isn’t offering the best returns for investors.  In fact, over the last few weeks it has been falling against the dollar and is expected to fall to about $1.62 in coming months amid concerns about the UK recovery. It is...

A Decline in Lending to Small Businesses

The FLS scheme, now only offering loans to businesses including SMEs (having wound up funding for mortgages) continues to court controversy. The most recent figures from the Bank of England show lending to businesses from all banks and building societies actually...

How to protect your family’s income

Parents are busy people and probably don’t spend too much time considering the level of financial risk in their lives. In fact, most probably think they are adequately covered because they have life insurance.  The truth is there are a large number of insurance...