Life stages

Going to college

Going to college is an exciting time, whether you are staying at home or moving away.

Moving in with your partner

Money is often the cause of stress in relationships, so it’s important you agree how to manage your joint finances with your partner before you move in together. As with any relationship, communication from the outset is key!

Losing your job

Losing your job can be a traumatic experience both emotionally and financially. We have put together a 4-step information guide to point you in the right direction.

Getting married

Whether you are getting married on a shoe string or with no expense spared, our tips will help you manage your finances so you can keep track of your spending and avoid paying for your big day for years to …

Having children

If you are having a child, big changes are on the way, not least to your personal finances. Taking some time now to sort out your finances and make plans for the future will really pay off later. Your child …

Separation or divorce

Getting separated or divorced is an extremely stressful time for all involved. It can also have huge implications for your personal finances. Tackling your finances as soon as possible can help you take a positive step towards getting your life …


If you are coming up to retirement, or you retired recently, it may take time to adjust to your new circumstances, particularly when it comes to your finances.  We have lots of information to help you, including some things you …

Moving to a nursing home

As people get older, the issue of care becomes important. While many elderly people can remain in their own homes, for others this is not an option and they may have to move from their homes into long-term care. How …

Wills and inheritance

Planning for what happens to your money and property after you pass away is not a simple or pleasant task.

Planning a funeral

Planning a funeral may be something you never think about until you are faced with someone close passing away. When you have to plan a funeral and you have little time to think over all your options, it can be …

Last updated on 29 May 2017