Posted by: WealthIFA | February 12, 2010

Financial News Update we 12/02/2010

A quieter week this week although it’s not long now before the minimum age to retire in the UK increases from 50 to 55… makes you wonder doesn’t it , with the recently announced proposals on retirement rules in Greece, could there be more change ahead?…. Short BBC Video gives more detail

Estate Planning

Tory inheritance tax plans show lack of fairness

Long Term Care

How will you pay for your long-term care?
Gordon Brown pledges one-to-one cancer care in England
Government ‘death tax’ to pay for long-term care
So much for a cross party concensus then?


Low interest rate ‘hitting some people in retirement’
Tories propose pension flexibility
Top 5 Most Important Pension Annuity Facts
Pensions hit by lower investment returns


The Enterprise Investment Scheme explained
Times: Five top tax tips for middle Britain
Guardian: End of tax year is a time to perk up

Have a good weekend!



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