Skipton Financial Advisers Knowledge Centre

Knowledge Centre

Latest insights and resources

Leaving an inheritance will help your future generations

Inheritance Tax

It is important that you are financially secure and as prepared as you can be for the future, but we understand you want to make sure your loved ones are financially secure and protected too.

Skipton Insight: investing in Brexit

The clock is ticking for the UK. There is barely a year to go before the two-year notice period to leave the European Union expires, with a great deal for the government still to agree. What Brexit is ultimately going to look like, no one knows.

Skipton Insight: investing with a conscience

Skipton Insights

For many investors, achieving a strong return isn’t the only objective. Alongside investing towards achieving their objectives, they want to feel assured their money is being used to support causes and issues close to their heart, or steer clear of areas/sectors they have moral objections towards. Find out more here. 

Where can I get advice on my pension?

Pensions

When it comes to your pension pot, knowing whether you’re contributing enough or if your money is even in the right place can be difficult to judge alone. That’s why, like most things in life, it can really pay to seek professional help.

Skipton Insight: Our 2017 review of markets

Market Review

Following a strong 2016, this has been another positive year for investors. Find out more here.

2017 Autumn Budget: our view of how it might affect your personal finances

2017 Autumn Budget Skipton Financial Advisers

It was a Budget of few surprises. Chancellor Philip Hammond’s hour-long Budget speech featured familiar topics and soundbites about the government’s spending plans. But below the headlines about abolishing stamp duty for first time buyers on properties below £300,000, how will your personal finances be affected?

What does this interest rate rise mean?

Bank of England - Base rate

After weeks of speculation and hints from the Bank of England, today the first rate hike in over a decade was confirmed.