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Wealth Management

Brexit – the implications for your finances

Posted: 1st Jul 2016 by Nick Lawson Blog
Brexit - implications for finances

Brexit – what implications does this have for your finances? With the Brexit result on 24 June marking the start of the process of the UK extricating itself from the EU you may be thinking about how this is going to affect monies which you are holding either within your pensions or investment portfolios. Market… Read more

Win a Chinese Meal for Two

Posted: 17th May 2016 by Julia O'Connor HGH's News
HGH Wealth Management 20 Year

Celebrating 20 years of HGH Wealth Management Do you remember what you were doing in 1996? Mad Cow Disease (BSE) hit the UK The number of users on the Internet exceeded 10 million. In 2016 it is estimated to be in excess of 3,424 million! (Source: Internet live stats) Dolly the Sheep was the first ever… Read more

UK Top 250 Rated Independent Financial Adviser

Posted: 25th Apr 2016 by Julia O'Connor HGH's News
UK 250 Top Rated Independent Financial Adviser

UK Top 250 Rated Well done Nick for being rated a UK Top 250 Independent Financial Adviser as featured in the Sunday Times. Whether you’d like advice and guidance on Pensions, Investments, SIPPs, Capital Investments or Inheritance tax, Nick has experience of all of these. Visit vouchedfor to read the client reviews which helped him gain him… Read more

Top 250 Independent Financial Advisers

Posted: 18th Apr 2016 by Julia O'Connor Blog
Nick Lawson

Top 250 Independent Financial Advisers in the UK On Sunday 10th April the Sunday Times published their first supplement listing the Top 250 Independent Financial Advisers in the UK based on reviews on the independent consumer ratings website VouchedFor.co.uk. We are proud, but not at all surprised, to say that Nick Lawson was featured.   Rated… Read more

Could Your Pension be hit by the new Lifetime Allowance?

Posted: 4th Mar 2016 by Nick Lawson Blog
Lifetime Allowance

Lifetime Allowance – Will your pension be hit? From April 2016 the government has restricted the tax-breaks on pensions by reducing the ‘Lifetime Allowance’ (LTA). If the combined value of your pensions exceeds this allowance you could face additional tax charges.   Read on to find out: if you are affected how to calculate the… Read more

Budget 2016 – Pensions – what do we expect to hear?

Posted: 4th Mar 2016 by Nick Lawson HGH's News

Budget 2016 The Chancellor will make his Budget 2016 speech on Wednesday 16th March 2016. This is when we expect to hear the outcome of the review of pensions incentives announced last March and followed by the Government’s consultation “Strengthening the Incentive to Save” in July 2015. As we approach Budget day lots of rumours… Read more

Your Investment or pension portfolio – Is it a Happy New Year?

Posted: 11th Jan 2016 by Nick Lawson Blog
Investment or Pension Portfolio.

How is the current stock market turmoil affecting your investment or pension portfolio? Have you considered how your investment or pension portfolio is faring at the start of the new year? The start of 2016 has seen volatility (turmoil) in global stock markets. This can be attributed to the slowing down of the Chinese economy…. Read more

Life Cover Policy – Could you get a better deal?

Posted: 11th Jan 2016 by Nick Lawson Blog
Life Cover Policy - Could you get a better deal?

Could you get a better deal on your life cover policy? Buying a new home usually involves a mortgage which is then protected by a suitable life cover policy. Have you considered if you could get a better deal? Why it pays to shop around This is a very sensible thing to do as you… Read more

CII Award in Financial Administration Exam success

Posted: 9th Nov 2015 by Julia O'Connor HGH's News

Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) Exam Success The HGH Wealth Management Team are toasting exam success once more with Administration Manager Sharon Ward’s successful completion of her Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) exam in Financial Services, Regulation and Ethics. This exam and the Life Office Administration one which Sharon passed in 2014 sees her successfully completing her… Read more

NISA Know-How

Posted: 29th Apr 2014 by Susan Ruddick Blog

NISA’s – The Basics From July 1, 2014, ISAs – Individual Savings Accounts – are being simplified and renamed… to NISA. New ISA (NISA) The main changes are as follows:- Annual Allowance increased to £15,000. It is currently £11,520 (with an increase to £11,880 on April 6). The full £15,000 can be split between CASH… Read more