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What will be in the Autumn Budget?

Following the final Spring Budget delivered in March this year, the Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to deliver his second budget of the year – and the first to be delivered in the new Autumn slot – on 22nd November. Mr. Hammond’s speech will follow his underwhelming performance at the Conservative Party Conference at the beginning of October, as well as delivering the first major set of financial plans from Theresa May’s government, following her less-than-successful gamble to call a snap election in June this year. Continue reading

Simple Solution’s interpretation of the Autumn Budget Statement

On Wednesday 3rd December the Chancellor George Osborne announced the details in his autumn statement. We have covered a few of the areas here below that may affect savers. This is in addition to the pension reforms that are due to come into effect in April 2015, which will allow people to take greater control over their pension funds, and remove the requirement to purchase an annuity.

These are exciting times and it gives people plenty of opportunity to make adequate provision for their future.

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