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17th November 2017

Dave sleeps rough in Manchester for homeless charity, Booth Centre

  People have asked me why I took part in the Manchester sleep-out in 2017.  Recently I have seen the issue of homelessness in the city […]
9th October 2017

October Market Commentary

Well, we’re still here. Despite the seemingly best efforts of the leaders of the United States and North Korea – the world is still turning. But […]
9th October 2017

The case for inheritance tax – for and against

Jean-Baptiste Colbert, France’s celebrated 17th century finance minister under King Louis XIV, famously said the following: “The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose […]
9th October 2017

How to combine work/life balance, job satisfaction and retirement

Two of the biggest concerns faced by workers when they reach their 50s and 60s are those of achieving job satisfaction and a work/life balance. Recent […]
12th September 2017

Chancellor takes the stage

Bolton based financial advisors, Chancellor Financial Management Ltd, are pleased to announce that they have become Corporate Members of the Octagon Theatre Bolton.  Grant Farnell, Director […]
6th September 2017

Time, not material goods, raises happiness

A new study has found that paying to free up your time is linked to increasing your level of happiness. Individuals taking part in a psychological […]
6th September 2017

Save at least 11% of your income for retirement!

A recent study by leading think-tank the International Longevity Centre has suggested that people should aim to save a minimum of 11% of their income in […]
6th September 2017

September Market Commentary

It is hard to start this commentary anywhere other than North Korea – or maybe crouching in Japan as a North Korean missile passes overhead. At […]
2nd August 2017

The ‘Lost Terriers’ on the Put Foot Rally

Sam and his team the ‘Lost Terriers’ have just finished their participation in this year’s Put Foot Rally across 6,000 miles of Southern Africa, through 5 […]