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Monthly economic commentary: August 2019

Monthly economic commentary: August 2019

Commentary 22/08/19

With yields on government bonds falling sharply in recent weeks and the global stock of debt with negative yields rising above $16 trillion, our chief economist answers some FAQs about the growing phenomenon of negative bond yields.

Estate planning for blended families - 3 things to think about

Estate planning for blended families - 3 things to think about

Story 20/08/19

A blended family coming together can be an equally positive yet confusing experience for many. New living arrangements call for a proper review of your financial situation.

Residence nil-rate band - will it benefit you?

Residence nil-rate band - will it benefit you?

Story 14/08/19

This additional threshold could relieve the burden of inheritance tax for many families, but it's subject to a number of rules. Do you know whether the residence nil-rate band applies to you?

If I need long-term care, how will I fund it?

If I need long-term care, how will I fund it?

Story 07/08/19

Previously, we talked about what long-term care is and how you can start planning for it. Now, we look at the funding options available for you to consider when it comes to long-term care planning.

Thinking about long-term care planning

Thinking about long-term care planning

Story 02/08/19

As you approach retirement, thinking about your long-term care needs is important. Planning now and thinking ahead could save you from worrying later.

Caring for elderly parents? Here's what you need to know

Caring for elderly parents? Here's what you need to know

Story 22/07/19

Taking care of elderly parents can be extremely rewarding, and it’s important you know what to do when you get there. Setting up a power of attorney could be an important starting point.

Monthly economic commentary: July 2019

Monthly economic commentary: July 2019

Commentary 18/07/19

Our chief economist discusses how slowing growth and below-target inflation could lead to central banks loosening monetary policy in the coming weeks - albeit, the UK interest rate outlook remains dependent on Brexit.

Investment & advice fees – do you know what you’re paying for?

Investment & advice fees – do you know what you’re paying for?

Story 11/07/19

With a greater focus on tackling fee transparency as a priority, we carried out research on the fees landscape and the future of the advice market. Read our report here.

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