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Archive: Jul 2017

June CPI inflation figures – maybe interest rates will remain

June CPI inflation figures – maybe interest rates will remain | July 31, 2017

The CPI for June showed prices flat over the month, whereas prices rose by 0.2% between May 2016 and June 2016. The consensus had been for a 2.9% annual rate, so the 0.3% drop to 2.6% surprised the markets. Find out more about the download and upward and how it could affect you.

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What is the financial cost of education?

What is the financial cost of education? | July 31, 2017

A quarter of UK parents regret not saving earlier for their child’s education and one is five say they wish they had saved more, according to new data. Funding the cost of education is a big and important issue.

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More Over 50’s Setting up Businesses

More Over 50’s Setting up Businesses | July 28, 2017

ONS (Office of National Statistics) data shows that as at the end of 2015 there were 4.6m self-employed people in the UK – up from 3.8m in 2008 – and the over 50’s account for 43% of those that start their own business.  In addition, the number of self-employed people aged 65 and over has more than doubled in the past five years.

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Stock market review – Half way in 2017

Stock market review – Half way in 2017 | July 19, 2017

The first half of 2017 is over, where did that time go!  The last 6-months marked the end of another politically turbulent period in the UK. The view across the six months belies the upheaval that took place. Lets have a closer look at the stock markets.

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