If you have a trust and have transferred some assets to it without being paid, you may soon have to start charging the trust interest, or be liable for donations tax.
Category - Financial Sense
The experience of an 80-year-old widow turns into an important lesson on why every woman needs to have her own credit record.
It’s not too soon to engage your financial planner in a conversation about how much you will be charged for financial advice once RDR comes into effect.
A cap placed on how much a lender can charge for credit insurance could result in cheaper loans, but some warn it could also cut credit to higher-risk individuals.
While we are getting our debts under control we are not investing in wealth-creating assets.
While a TFSA does offer huge benefits, as with any other investment vehicle, it is designed for a specific purpose and should not be viewed as a one-size-fits-all solution.
Medical advances mean more people are beating cancer, but cancer survivors can find it tough to find appropriate critical illness, life or disability cover.
This week I was chatting to my independent financial adviser who told me that the majority of the claims he handles these days relate to critical illness
Here are some financial resolutions that you should aim to achieve this year.
Small and medium-sized companies are reluctant to offer any employee benefits, choosing to leave those decisions up to their employees, but many employees would not have made sufficient provision themselves when it comes to life cover and...