Summer Budget 2015

Summer Budget 2015

In his Summer Budget on Wednesday 8th July 2015, The Chancellor, George Osborne, announced many changes to the UK tax system, and pensions. Trying to work out how they will impact on your circumstances, both now and in the future, can be a complicated task....

Automatic Enrolment for Employers

  Automatic enrolment is a Government initiative designed to ensure that more people save for their retirement through a pension scheme at work. Currently, not all employers provide a pension scheme for their workers and where they do, not all employees choose to join...

A warm welcome to Phil Rogers

We would like to welcome Phil Rogers to Springfield who has joined us as a Consultant, Chartered Financial Planner. Phil started his career in retail banking in the late 1970’s. He progressed to holding managerial positions with a major Building Society before moving...

March 2014 Budget

The Chancellor’s March 2014 Budget has provided some key opportunities for financial planning. In summary, the changes (some of which are yet to be confirmed) have been as follows: Pensions The biggest changes have been in relation to pensions, with much greater...