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#HighlightYourTwilightYears

A duty incumbent on all of us within the financial industry, and certainly within my practice at Hoxton, is to help protect and secure the personal economy of the humble hard-working soul. As a family man driven by high ethics and transparency, I care deeply about my clients and...

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Worried about the interest rate rise?

… Just ride with it.  There’s a general feeling of Brexit-fueled uncertainty in the air – even here on our sun-kissed and peaceful shores in the UAE. Unfortunately, that sense of unease seems to have given rise to a growing number of ‘pleas for help’ from expats worried about...

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6 Key Reason BDMs are happier at Hoxton!

Data – the eternal struggle. We all know that data is what makes or breaks you in this business. Typically, this is where BDMs struggle most and usually this is also where they receive the least support from the company and fellow colleagues. At Hoxton we understand that it...

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Why having a Will is so important

A Will is a legal document that states how you want your assets to be distributed after you die. It has no effect until you die and you can change it whenever you want. The vast majority of people postpone writing a Will. This could be due in pert...

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Lifetime Allowance (LTA) Tax charges and Levels of Protection available.

Background The lifetime allowance tax was introduced in 2006 at a level of £1.5 million. It then increased each year to 2010,when it reached a level of £1.8 million. Since 2010, there have been a number of pension reforms which have led to the lifetime allowance being reduced. Its current level in the...

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What is UK Inheritance tax?

In the United Kingdom, Inheritance Tax as we now know it was introduced in the Inheritance Tax Act 1984 and is still mostly governed by the legislation today. UK Inheritance Tax is a tax on UK Domiciled Individuals on their worldwide estate (their property, money and possessions) when they...

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