Forrester Boyd Wealth News July 2019

  • 10th July 2019

Is property the best investment portfolio for your retirement funds?

Many people invest in buy-to-let properties and see this as a safe investment of their future retirement portfolio. According to a recent article by Which, 2018 saw a rise in the n...

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  • 5th July 2019

What's your magic number?

Retiring is a huge life event. And the very concept of retirement is changing with phased retirement becoming more common. The way we access our pension is now a lot more flexible,...

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  • 5th July 2019

Smart investments

Investors looking for tax-efficient ways to build a nest egg for retirement often look to both Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) and pensions. Tax-efficiency is a key consideratio...

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  • 5th July 2019

Goldilocks economy

Very low or very high inflation is damaging to the economy. The aim is usually to try and keep the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) at 2% in order to maintain a ‘Goldilocks Economy’ – n...

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  • 5th July 2019

Healthy, wealthy and well-advised

Passing on wealth is a sensitive subject, not just because of the financial complexities of it all, but also the emotion and family politics involved.Having built up their business...

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  • 5th July 2019

Choppy waters, not full-on gale

Volatility fluctuates based on where we are in the economic cycle, but it is a normal feature of markets that investors should expect. When stock markets start correcting, daily in...

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  • 5th July 2019

Retirement longevity

If you are in your 50s or 60s, your thoughts are probably turning towards retirement. When should you retire? How much money do you need?In trying to answer these questions, you fa...

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  • 5th July 2019

Taxing times

Making sure you use up any allowances you are entitled to is the first step to reducing the amount of tax you may be liable to pay. We’ve provided our ‘Top 5’ list of planning area...

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  • 5th July 2019

Show me the money

Today, you’ve got a number of options and permutations available when it comes to what to do with your pension in retirement. But lots of choice can also mean increased confusion.Y...

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  • 5th July 2019

Investing for income, growth or both in retirement

The best time to start investing was 20 years ago. The second best time to start investing is now. But as you have been building up your investment wealth over the decades, in all ...

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