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Category: Essentials

6 common tax return mistakes and how to avoid them

Filing your tax return last minute? We look at six common tax return mistakes and how to avoid making them before the 31 January tax return deadline.

Isabel McDougall

19 Jan 2021 5 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Diversification – the investor’s tool we all need to talk about

We look at why diversification is an essential tool for investors, and how to use it in your investment portfolio.

Nadeem Umar

18 Jan 2021 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Financial Advice – 3 reasons why it pays to speak to an expert

With over 90% of people unlikely to ask the experts when getting financial advice, we look at three reasons why it could pay to get some help.

Nick Colman

18 Jan 2021 3 min read

Category: Essentials

5 ways to reduce your tax bill

With income tax receipts expected to reach record highs for the 2019/20 tax year, we offer some top tips to help bring your tax bill down.

Laura Burridge

12 Jan 2021 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Self-employed? Here are four tips to cut your tax bill

With the self-assessment tax return deadline fast approaching, we look at ways to cut your tax bill and make next years' tax return less painful.

Isabel McDougall & Sarah Coles

11 Jan 2021 3 min read

Category: Essentials

A stock picker’s guide to uncertainty

As most of the UK enters the third national lockdown, we share our three top tips to maximise your chances of investing success.

Matthew Taylor

08 Jan 2021 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Investing for beginners – choosing your first investment

Thinking of making your first investment? Here are some tips and ideas to help you get started.

CJ Hill

05 Jan 2021 5 min read

Category: Investing and saving

How HL fund managers invest in shares

Investing tips - HL’s Head of Equity Funds, Steve Clayton, explains how his team aim to maximise their success investing in companies.

Steve Clayton

23 Dec 2020 5 min read