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Act now if you can before 2013 child benefit changes

Taxing child benefit? Well, no – or not directly anyway. But for the majority of higher rate taxpayers the effect is just the same.

Last updated 7 September 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

The cost to families of school holidays revealed

A report released recently by Aviva shows the average monthly family income has fallen from £2,150 to £2,003 since May 2012, suggesting some parents are taking unpaid leave or cutting down on hours to care for children during school holidays.

Last updated 7 September 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

You control your money, not the other way round

If you’ve ever asked yourself where all your money goes, or you always seem to have spent your salary before the next pay day, you need to consider budgeting.

Last updated 31 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

The taxman is the other party in all divorces

Divorce is a difficult time for anyone and the changes that have been introduced in relation to mediation and the Legal Aid system have, according to reports, only made matters more difficult for some.

Last updated 31 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Buying your first property doesn’t have to be stressful

Buying your first property can appear a daunting experience but with the right help along the way it should not be as stressful as many would make it out to be.

Last updated 27 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Trust is the key to being your offspring’s landlord

University is expensive these days and many students leave college heavily in debt.

Last updated 27 August 2012
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Don’t make it any easier for identity theft criminals

Fraudsters in the UK illegally traded more than 12 million pieces of personal information online between January and April this year.

Last updated 21 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Investments are all about finding equitable balance

Having worked in the financial services industry for several years, there was one common theory which I always believed.

Last updated 17 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Even a complaint can turn into a positive result

With more and more businesses now encouraging customer feedback on the service provided, as well as an increasing amount of information being available via independent customer review sites, it is more important than ever that businesses strive towards providing not only good but exceptional customer service that goes above and beyond what people would normally expect.

Last updated 17 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Potential debt spiral from taking out tempting loans

Credit cards and payday loans are useful tools for making your money go further in the short term.

Last updated 13 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Don’t put off planning for the future until tomorrow

In the current climate, saving and planning for the future may not be top of the ‘things to do’ list, but the one thing you can be sure of is that the future is going to happen. This is why it is important to ensure you are fully prepared, financially, for life’s eventualities and uncertainties.

Last updated 13 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Selling your torch on eBay might inflame the tax man

While many of us will never have an opportunity to sell or carry an Olympic torch, recent publicity about this issue has highlighted the possible tax implications if you sell an item of personal property for a profit.

Last updated 13 August 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Are you up to speed with G-Day and it will affect your retirement?

Annuities – the method through which many pension funds are converted into a life-long income – have often been criticised for their perceived poor value.

Last updated 27 July 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

How to deal with a home purchase related dispute

When buying a home, it’s possible for disputes to arise from a variety of areas.

Last updated 27 July 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

For when things really do go wrong moving house...

When buying a home, it’s possible for disputes to arise from a variety of areas.

Last updated 13 July 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

It is still allowed to make plans to keep tax bill low

Given recent media coverage, you could be mistaken for thinking that you are not allowed to undertake any tax planning whatsoever.

Last updated 13 July 2012
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Don’t let HMRC ruin your summer (and next year)

July 31 may not seem like a very significant date for many people but for the self-employed it’s time to make another payment towards their tax liability.

Last updated 6 July 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

A tax-free egg for when they fly the parental nest

When our children eventually fly out from beneath our wings, they are likely to start their independent lives with bills or student debt.

Last updated 6 July 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Declare your gains or risk facing enquiry from HMRC

Just over two weeks ago the latest HMRC disclosure campaign came to an end.

Last updated 29 June 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Remortgaging can release some exciting opportunities

When you come to the end of the special deal period on your mortgage, it’s worth while looking to the market to see what else is currently on offer.

Last updated 29 June 2012
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

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