Budget

Budget is simply balancing your expenses with your income. If they don’t balance and you spend more than you make, then you could end up with a big debt. Many people don’t realise that their expenses are more than their income and slowly get into debt. When we think of budgets, we think of a typical household budget. This could …

Living Wage and Pay Increase

Liaise Loddon is currently embarking on the process of becoming accredited by the Living Wage Foundation. As part of our commitment to becoming a fully signed up Living Wage employer, we are raising the lowest hourly rate paid to our support workers to £7.85 per hour, in line with the current Living Wage level set by the Foundation. This means that all …

The Importance of Pensions

Whilst not the most exciting of subjects, a decent personal pension is important if you are going to enjoy the years after you retire. It also gives you greater flexibility on when you can retire. The State Pension age is gradually increasing – as I know personally because when I thought I was within 10 years of drawing my, I …