Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Scottish Referendum: What next?

With the vote cast, the future’s looking good for the UK economy writes Richard Alexander

Eyes peeled for pension liberation scams

Cashing in your nest egg for that shiny Lamborghini? Beware the predators, writes Richard Alexander

The Ghosts of Christmas

What the Dickens does the new year hold for your money?

‘Sell in May and go away’

Columnist Richard Alexander asks if we're looking for a dip in the economy come the summer, and if so where you should put your money

Understanding unfunded pensions

Columnist Richard Alexander continues to reveal the mysteries of unfunded pensions

UK Budget – Pension Reforms Part 2!

Olive Press columnist Richard Alexander gives more expert advice on pension reforms

Under-performing investments?

Charges are the hidden enemy, warns Richard Alexander

Chasing income

Finance expert Richard Alexander suggests ways to make your money work for you

Tax return filing – threat or opportunity?

Columnist Richard Alexander gives his top advice on tax returns

Election surprise – what next?

Richard Alexander looks to the future after the Tory victory n the UK

M720 tax form alert in Spain: Remember to disclose your overseas assets on time

A timely reminder to get your affairs in order for a better night’s sleep

Whose will is it anyway?

New EU rules actually give you more control over your will, says Richard Alexander

ISAs – getting NISA or nastier?

Olive Press columnist Richard Alexander on the ups and downs of Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) for expats

Are you an ‘orphan policyholder’?

If you have a pension, investment or life insurance product arranged by an adviser who no longer works for you, or has gone out of business, read on, writes Richard Alexander

Interesting times

Richard Alexander looks at the possibility of a negative interest rate

HMRC backtrack on QROPS

Richard Alexander on ‘a la carte pensions’ and avoiding ‘financial indigestion’

Decoding the world of acronyms

From QROPS to FADs, acronyms are everywhere in finance

New Year’s revolutions

2015 looks to be a year of politics and pensions

Beware the pension predators!

Advice for those hatching plans to cash in their ‘nest eggs’ post-Easter

Suffering from UK election fatigue?

Richard Alexander prescribes sage advice for those suffering from election fatigue

Chasing dividend yield for income

Market volatility may reap great rewards if your investment is shrewdly managed

Death tax cut

Finance expert Richard Alexander looks at moves to cut death benefit tax

UK Budget pension reforms – third and final part!

Columnist Richard Alexander finishes his trilogy on what the UK Budget means for expats

Back to the future

Retirement planning – know where you’re heading

Expats: Check yourself

Flexible new UK pension rules are on the way in but don’t assume they will apply to you, writes Richard Alexander