‘The Guidance Guarantee’ – working for or against the adviser?

The FCA Consultation Paper 14/11 announces reforms to retirement options, including a proposal that all consumers with Defined Contribution pensions should be entitled to free impartial guidance at retirement, otherwise known as the ‘Guidance Guarantee’, to help them to make …


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What you need to know about content marketing

Whilst content marketing may well be the new buzz word for business, many companies admit to not yet being effective content marketers, which we suspect is due to lack of a clear and focused content marketing strategy. With this in …


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Things were different in my day….

This week, Springtide Capital has reported a growing trend in the number of prospective homeowners coming to them saying they can’t believe how much things have changed since the last time they tried to get a mortgage. It’s true, Funding …