£55 Million Government Investment Into Yorkshire & Humber Businesses Welcomed By MP

£55 Million Government Investment Into Yorkshire & Humber Businesses Welcomed By MP
September 9, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has welcomed just under £55 million investment into small businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber since 2012.

This comes as the British Business Bank has recently issued its 75,000th loan through its ‘Start-Up Loans’ programme – which has seen a total of over £623 million invested into small businesses across the country.

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The Greenwood Centre And Memories Of Greenwood Ave

The Greenwood Centre And Memories Of Greenwood Ave
April 16, 2020

Residents of Greenwood Avenue, North Hull and Orchard Park, are asked to come forward with memories of the area as the former rent office is being refurbished to create a community hub for everyone living in HU6, to learn, meet and train.

The Greenwood Centre has long been an ambition of North Hull based charity, Unity in Community, which last year finally got the go-ahead and funds to start work on the refurbishment after a number of years, in the pipeline.

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Later Life Finance Advisor Recognised Amongst UK’s Best

Later Life Finance Advisor Recognised Amongst UK’s Best
April 7, 2020

A specialist in providing financial advice for older people has been awarded the coveted Later Life Advisor Accreditation.

Charlene Coulbeck, who lives in Beverley and works at the Hessle branch of Informed Financial Planning, is now considered to be amongst the country’s leading experts after gaining the qualification from the Society of Later Life Advisors (SOLLA).

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Support For Armed Forces And Forces Community To Be Showcased

Support For Armed Forces And Forces Community To Be Showcased
June 18, 2018

Partners are coming together to strengthen the delivery of the Armed Forces Covenant which aims to honour the commitment of the Armed Forces community, take positive measures to prevent disadvantage and recognise, respect and show gratitude for the military services.

The partnership is working to improve the support available for the Armed Forces community including health and wellbeing, employment, skills and training and housing support and financial advice.

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Local Money Experts Talk Interest Rates And How You Can Capitalise

Local Money Experts Talk Interest Rates And How You Can Capitalise
November 3, 2017

With the Bank of England putting up interest rates for the first time in a decade, there will be some winners and some losers.

It is estimated there are around 4 million variable mortgages held in the UK, along with some other loans, and following the Bank of England base rate rise, some households will see their repayments go up.

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The Insurance Partnership Financial Services Ltd Wins Tech Award

The Insurance Partnership Financial Services Ltd Wins Tech Award
June 29, 2017

Hull based wealth management company, The Insurance Partnership Financial Services Ltd has won a technology award at the Change the Game Conference in Manchester for ‘Most Extensive Use’, presented by Hamish Purdy, CEO of Intelliflo.

The Insurance Partnership Financial Services Ltd made a significant investment in Intelligent Office (iO) technology, to streamline office systems in order to enable the team to further improve its service and support to clients.

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Will You Lose Child Benefit?

June 7, 2012

Chartered Financial Planners in Beverley advise parents to pay their child benefit into a pension in order to keep it. Pensions adviser, Paul Hegarty from Gecko Wealth in Beverley explains:

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Help For Home Owners

May 2, 2012

Today RBS-NatWest announced a mortgage rate increase from 3.75% to 4% and Halifax from 3.5% to 3.99%. Despite the Bank of England base rate at just 0.5%.

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Would You Like To Know Why Insurance Premiums Are On The Rise?

September 29, 2011

Consumers seeking the best deals on car, van or motorcycle insurance have had a torrid time over the last couple of years. The rising costs of policies has led to many people complaining at the unfair costs that insurance companies are levying against the motorist, claiming that the huge increase in the cost amounts to a form of profiteering. Indeed, the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has announced that it…

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Your Consumer Credit Card Rights

September 27, 2011

No matter what type of credit card you have, you are entitled to certain rights as a consumer. There are estimated to be more than 30 million credit card users in the UK, with upwards of 58 million credit cards between them, so naturally consumer rights are an extremely important issue. Consumer rights apply to all credit cards, whether they are interest free credit cards, 0% balance transfer cards or…

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Investments: The Best Way Forward

August 18, 2011

In the current climate, it can seem that there is no way of securing any return on your savings and hiding money under the bed is starting to look attractive (this is in jest – you won’t get it back in the event of fire and theft so please don’t do it). Chartered financial planners at cba financial services Limited are working very closely with clients to try to address…

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Over 60’s Benefits, Pensions & Financial Advice Sessions

March 24, 2011

Advice sessions on pensions, benefits and finance for people aged 60+ are being held at Beverley Library on Wednesday, 30 March, at 2.30pm, and Tuesday, 10 May at 6pm. Did you know, even with savings above £16,000, you may still be eligible to extra payments in your state pension? Would you like to know if you can get a reduction in your council tax bill? Are you entitled to help…

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