Welcome to our first newsletter of 2016which contains up to date information on the following:


Preparing for the national living wage

  • The national living wage (NLW) of £7.20 per hour for workers aged 25 and over will come into effect on 1 April 2016
  • Steps employers can take now to ensure they comply with the new rates

Contact us today to discuss your plans for NLW



Help to Buy ISAs popular in first month

  • Help to Buy ISAs were launched on 1 December 2015
  • Allow individuals over the age of 16 to save up to £200 into an account per month
  • The money will earn interest and will also qualify for a 25% bonus (up to £3,000) from the government
  • Two thirds of potential home buyers plan to use the Help to Buy ISAs scheme to save a deposit for a home

Contact us to talk about personal financial planning



New state pension

  • New state pension comes into effect from 6 April 2016
  • Key changes
  • How it’s calculated
  • Options

Talk to us about your retirement planning


Finance Bill 2015 passes through parliament

  • The Finance (No 2) Act 2015 passed through parliament in December 2015

We can advise on how legislative changes may affect you or your business


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