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Hoover Losses Widen After Pension Cost Hit l Defined Benefit Scheme Case Study

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After being hit by more than £10m in pension costs, South Wales based appliance giant Hoover UK took headline news recently as their pre-tax loss widened to more than £12m. Following this news, Thomas Carroll Independent Financial Advisers issue a … Continue reading

Auto Enrolment for Small Businesses

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Enrol your employees and avoid hefty fines In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Independent Financial Advisers highlight the importance of planning early for Auto Enrolment and avoiding hefty fines. Enrolling your employees into a pension doesn’t need to be complicated … Continue reading

Auto Enrolment Update l What is the Story so Far?

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Since the start of automatic enrolment in 2012, 256,888 employers have now successfully started their duties according to the latest update from The Pensions Regulator (TPR). By mid-2017, 10 million workers will have been enrolled into a workplace pension. Thomas … Continue reading

Diversification in a post-Brexit world

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First came talk of Grexit, and then came Brexit. Political risk is on the rise. In our latest brief, Thomas Carroll Independent Financial Advisers discuss the impact of Brexit on financial markets and the advantages of diversification. Political risk has … Continue reading

Pension Awareness Day I 6 Myths about Pensions

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We are all guilty of taking things at face value, or listening to the advice of others without question. When it comes to our finances, retirement savings in particular, this could lead to some bad decision making. In line with … Continue reading

Implications of Brexit on Finances

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  The decision on 23 June by the UK to negotiate an exit from the European Union (EU) clearly has significant implications for financial assets, politics (UK and EU), economies and currencies. In our latest update, Thomas Carroll Independent Financial … Continue reading

Auto Enrolment 2016 – The Year of the Small & Micro Employer

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So far, since its introduction in October 2012, auto enrolment compliance has focused on the larger employers in the country. However, since January of this year, the attention has turned to those employers with less than 30 employees. This also … Continue reading

Moneyworks Newsletter – Winter 2016

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In the latest edition of our Moneyworks newsletter, Thomas Carroll Independent Financial Advisers highlight the following financial matters: Time to take control – Are you getting the most out of the pension reforms and is now the time for a … Continue reading

Pension Awareness Day – are you saving enough for your future?

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It’s Pension Awareness Day but everyday it is brought to our attention that we are not saving enough for retirement. With more employers now providing workplace pensions, the picture is starting to improve. Add to that increased flexibility and tax … Continue reading

New pension rules and wealth planning

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The new pension benefit rules mean that pension pots are far more inheritable than ever before. You can now consider using your pension as a vehicle to pass wealth down through the generations. In our latest brief, Thomas Carroll Independent … Continue reading

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