Lifetime ISAs: Get up to £32,000 for free!

Earlier in the year Chancellor George Osborne announced the launch of the new Lifetime ISAs which will be available from 6 April 2017.  If you are saving for your first home or for your retirement, then the Lifetime ISA is geared towards you and could help make the most of your tax allowances from your savings. It’s all too easy to forget about retirement planning when you are busy working, … [Read more...]

How can Help to Buy help?

Help to Buy is a Government-backed scheme set up to help people buy a home with less of the financial burden associated with what is most often the largest purchase any of us will make in our lifetime.  The Scheme has been in operation since 2013 and is open to first and second time buyers until 2020. On average, first-time buyers need a £33,000 deposit which is often out of reach for many. … [Read more...]