UK Budget

UK Budgets don’t normally have much of an effect on expats. They give us a bit of an insight into what life is like ‘back […]

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Update on UK Basic State Pension & National Insurance Contributions

For many years I have recommended all of my UK clients to pay voluntary national insurance contributions (NICs). Payment of voluntary NICs is important because […]

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Planning for a Healthy and Happy Retirement?

Harvard University started a study of adult development in 1930s to have a greater understanding of adult development: what keeps us healthy and happy. This […]

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Thematic Investing

I hope you got away from the heat during the Summer and that you have returned refreshed and ready for work. This week I am […]

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UK Chancellor Shakes Up Pensions

In his annual budget the UK finance Minister George Osborne announced some sweeping changes to the treatment of pensions which should be of interest to […]

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