Category: Financial planning

Mortgage lenders tighten up after recent Mortgage Market Review (MMR)

By Lisa Burton, Financial Adviser and Specialist Independent Mortgage Adviser, Manning and Company Independent Financial Advisers. If you want a mortgage after 26th April you’ll…

UK Government boosts property market with the ‘Help to Buy’ scheme

By guest blogger, Paul Trueman, Independent Mortgage Adviser – Anthony Trueman & Co Ltd In April 2013 the government introduced the ‘Help to Buy’ scheme to help…

Just 16 days to the breadline for families in the South West

By Patrick Goddard, Financial Adviser, Manning and Company Independent Financial Advisers The money could run out in just 16 days for families in the South…

Annuites: when is advice non-advice?

By Steve Ansell, Independent Financial Adviser, Manning and Company This year the government has announced the launch of a new website tackling the issue of…

Inspiring the extraordinary

By Paul Northmore, Managing Director, Manning and Company You might believe that managing your finances is all about reducing life’s risks – for example, taking…

If it’s to be…

by Steve Manning, Founder, Manning and Company A great modern business and life philosopher taught me, quite a number of years ago, that “If it’s…

Annunities: the gamble of your life

By Mike LeGassick, Independent Financial Adviser, Manning and Company When planning your retirement, you may worry that you will outlive your income.  It’s understandable, as…

Care: can you afford it?

Andy Hopper, Independent Financial Adviser and Long-Term Care Specialist at Manning and Company, answers questions about the cost of residential and nursing care. Andy, there…

Never too young for money management!

By Patrick Goddard, Independent Financial Adviser, Manning and Company At Manning and Company we talk a lot about planning for the future.  Hopefully you have…

Tomorrow never comes!

Tips on planning your finances, from Steve Manning, Founder of Manning and Company Independent Financial Advisers Steve, it’s a tough economy at the moment.  Why…