Christmas Party Dos & Don’ts Seminar

Employees abusing the communal photocopier, disgruntled workers peeing in the boss’s pot plants, the office secretary taking pity on the person who’s been sending her flirty emails about stationery all year round! We’ve all heard the stories about Christmas Parties gone wrong, but what about those who want their Christmas Parties to run smoothly, without…

Property Fraud

Property fraud is sadly on the rise, and as your property is probably the most valuable asset you own, it’s more important than ever to protect it from the increased risks. It appears that the change to electronic land registry, rather than Deeds, has potentially increased the opportunity for criminals to sell other people’s properties…

Cash ISA’s

As you can see from the questions below, a number of our clients are becoming concerned about the very low interest rates that are available within cash ISA’s. “I have several Fixed- Rate Cash ISAs maturing during the next few months, these are now offering much lower rates than I currently have?”  “I have just…

Five ways to maximise your pension return

Sibbalds Financial Services (our sister company to Sibbalds Chartered Accountants) are today turning their attention to Pensions, and have come up with five simple ways for you to maximise your pension return: 1 Start early. Soon-to-be pensioners should start thinking about how they wish to draw an income from their pension well in advance of retirement. An initial…

Critical Illness Cover

Sibbalds Financial Services (our sister company to Sibbalds Chartered Accountants) are back, answering the questions which you have sent us this week. Today’s question focuses on Critical Illness Cover, particularly how children could also be protected by your policy. Question 1: Q. I have been looking into taking out Critical Illness Cover; do plans insure…