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Highlights from the July 2020 mini-budget

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This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice please consult us here at Elmfield Financial Planning in Padiham, Burnley, Lancashire. Chancellor Rishi Sunak was scheduled to deliver a Summer Statement in July 2020, to provide an update on how the UK economy was…

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How to refine your finances for the summer

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2020 has certainly been a year like no other, and the upcoming summer appears to be much the same. Although 500 travel companies claim that they have assurance from the UK government that air corridors will reopen by the end of June to allow some international holidays, it remains unclear whether British people will seize the opportunity. Many are likely to remain nervous that another surge…

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Six COVID-19 scams to watch out for in 2020

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The UK may be slowly edging its way out of the COVID-19 lockdown, yet financial scammers are still capitalising on the climate of fear and uncertainty to trick people out of their life savings. In the first quarter of 2020, at least 500 coronavirus-related scams and 2,000 phishing attempts were recorded by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB). Many of these were scammers posing as fundraisers…

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An 8-step financial planning checklist during COVID-19

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This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice please consult us here at Elmfield Financial Planning in Padiham, Burnley, Lancashire. The COVID-19 outbreak is top of everyone’s minds at the moment. One key concern is how the pandemic and lockdown affect our wealth…

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