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The £1m private education challenge

The £1m private education challenge By: Tim Bennett 17.01.2020A private education for two children could be the biggest item of expense a family ever faces. This week Tim investigates the options for parents. The £1m private education challenge With the estimated average cost of a private education for two children as high as nearly £1m, here …

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What is a “Santa rally”?

What is a “Santa rally”? By: Tim Bennett 06.12.2019Do stock markets usually end the year on a high note and what should investors do about it? Tim Bennett investigates in this short video. https://youtu.be/_reV4BTE6r8To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here. What is a “Santa rally”? Some analysts believe that the stock market perks …

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Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit vs. defined contribution

Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit vs. defined contribution By: Tim Bennett 22.11.2019How do you weigh up older defined benefit schemes against newer defined contribution arrangements? Tim takes a look in his updated video. https://youtu.be/8ajqqQdxFdwTo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit vs defined contribution These days, …

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Pension basics (2019) – defined contribution schemes

Pension basics (2019) – defined contribution schemes By: Tim Bennett 15.11.2019https://youtu.be/7fIg5O5M64YTo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here Pension basics (2019) – defined contribution schemes Defined contribution (DC) pensions (a.k.a. “money purchase plans”) were once fairly rare but are now becoming standard for many employees. Since they work rather differently to the defined …

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Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit schemes

Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit schemes By: Tim Bennett 8.11.2019Many employers used to offer defined benefit (or “final salary”) pensions. Tim Bennett looks at why these schemes are becoming rare in his updated video.https://youtu.be/BAr1cZpO80ETo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here Pension basics (2019) – defined benefit schemes Defined benefit (a.k.a. “final …

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Five ways to reduce inheritance tax

Five ways to reduce inheritance tax By: Tim Bennett26.08.2019 If you don’t want to leave a big chunk of your wealth to the government, you need to reduce your “death estate”. Tim Bennett looks at how to do it.https://youtu.be/voLq_cGpzS8To Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here. Five ways to reduce inheritance tax Death …

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Killik Explains: Why salary sacrifice is a smart way to boost your pension

Killik Explains: Why salary sacrifice is a smart way to boost your pension By: Tim Bennett 01.08.2019We should all save as much as we can afford to pay for life after work. Salary sacrifice can be a clever way to do it, as Tim Bennett explains. https://youtu.be/u65Z0QWDpDETo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click …

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How to rain-proof your financial plan

How to rain-proof your financial plan By: Tim Bennett11.07.2019 Long-term investors also need short-term emergency cover. Tim Bennett explains why and how to go about setting it up. https://youtu.be/gdM300PrcvYTo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here. How to rain-proof your financial plan Before we start looking to the long-term, we should all make …

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Killik Explains: What is a “stealth tax”?

Killik Explains: What is a “stealth tax”? By: Tim Bennett 23.05.2019Governments have plenty of subtle ways of separating you from your hard-earned money. This week, Tim Bennett looks at stealth taxes. https://youtu.be/bZmHw3EFOvITo Receive Tim’s videos straight to your inbox, please click here. What are “stealth taxes”? Governments have many ways of taking money from you using …

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