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How to Hedge Against Inflation With Gold

When deciding whether to hedge against inflation with gold, you will need to consider its durability and its monetary debasement protection. Gold has these two qualities, and it is a great choice for those who are concerned about inflation or monetary debasement. Gold is a durable commodity Unlike stocks and bonds, the price of gold […] Read more…

Quick And Easy Ways To Put A Little Extra Cash In Your Pocket

Times are tight and families across the UK are feeling the pinch of inflation. Finding the money you need to make the ends meet is getting more difficult. Here are some quick and easy ways to earn some extra cash or make some savings that will put money back in your pocket. Switch And Save […] Read more…

Stamp duty continues to soar – but for how much longer?

HMRC has released its monthly bulletin on tax receipts and national insurance HMRC tax receipts and National Insurance contributions for the UK (Monthly Bulletin) – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) Helen Morrissey, senior pensions and retirement analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown: “High employment, a strong housing market and burgeoning holiday demand means HMRC’s tax take keeps on rising. Well […] Read more…

These are the best industries to work in for your pension

If you’ve ever searched for a new job, you’ll know that it’s rare to see the employer pension contribution listed, even though this would be a great way to see which companies or organisations stand apart by valuing their employees. A new study has revealed the industries that offer the best pension contributions by your […] Read more…