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Mortgages – The Urban Myths

Posted: 30th April 2018

By: Clare Elizabeth Eaton

I hear the following on a very regular basis and here I will dispel the myths and hopefully help you on your mortgage journey, either with buying a first property,…

Why are people weird about book-keeping?

Posted: 10th January 2018

By: Jenny Bracelin

Why are people weird about book-keeping? I have always thought, people avoided their book-keeping, because they didn’t want to know the answer! As a money coach, it is usually because…

I Explain Money – Spending

Posted: 18th December 2017

By: Jenny Bracelin

Spending is all about choice Buying stuff you want is fantastic. Spending money you don’t have isn’t. Every time we handover a card to pay for something, we are making…

Quick Divorce? Why you should consider Collaborative Family Procedure

Posted: 10th July 2017

By: Helen Jackson

Clients often tell us that they want to get divorced as quickly as possible, but with the best will in the world, the experience of many couples is that it…

WHAT DOES A BOOKKEEPER DO?

Posted: 21st November 2016

By: Julie Cann

When someone asked me what I did once and I said “Bookkeeper”, they thought I meant I was a “Bookie” and asked me if I had any betting tips for…

Sorting out finances on divorce

Posted: 11th October 2016

By: Helen Jackson

The Family Justice Council has issued guidance for litigants in person. With Legal aid no longer available to most people, even those on very low incomes, more & people have…

Mortgages for the Self-Employed

Posted: 12th September 2016

By: Pauline Johnson

For the newly self-employed this information might be useful if your bank or lender won’t lend to you. When you are self-employed, many lenders want three years’ accounts or SA302s,…

Thinking of Separation or divorce, why you should consider Collaborative procedure

Posted: 31st August 2016

By: Helen Jackson

It works. Collaborative Family Law has a fantastic success rate, much higher than family mediation and it produces positive result for both separating partners unlike Court proceedings. Its quick. Much…

Children’s Maintenance -how much should I pay/get?

Posted: 1st August 2016

By: Helen Jackson

The Child Maintenance Service can assess maintenance but a fee is payable and many parents prefer to work it out for themselves and use the Child Support Regulations just or…