A recent high court ruling may have thrown a lifeline for thousands of businesses who had business interruption insurance policies but were declined claims by insurers as they were forced to close their doors during lockdown.
Whilst it’s important to regularly look at your savings and investments, it’s also vital to take stock of your lending commitments too and the security in place to protect these should circumstances change. By either not taking the time to ensure adequate and appropriate cover is in place or seeking the wrong support, guidance and advice, this could prove to be a costly decision.
The government “cannot carry on doing exactly what we did this year forever,” The Chancellor has recently stated in relation to helping the UK economy through the next stage of the COVID pandemic. Speaking after a meeting with the 2019 intake of Tory MPs, Rishi Sunak said the UK needed “sustainable public finances”, but in the short-term it was focused on “protecting and supporting jobs”.
Warning to pension savers on the importance of seeking professional financial advice following worrying information released by Action Fraud last week which revealed that pension savers may have lost more than £30 million to scammers since 2017.
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