Growing and Protecting Your Money (Part 3)

Growing and Protecting Your Money (Part 3)

Speculating v Investing: In the final part of this investment series, read why we tune out the noise of active investment and look to an evidence-based approach to provide our clients with peace of mind.

Your Family Not The Taxman

Your Family Not The Taxman

Our latest blog series explores the complexities of Estate Planning in order to provide you with a concise overview of the fundamentals. Following our previous blog ‘Your Money not the Taxman’, we break the subject down further.

MaD for a bit of lung-busting?

MaD for a bit of lung-busting?

Manse Capital are sponsoring the ‘Falls and Castles Trail Race’ on Sunday 23rd September. Join us for a great day out and enjoy the beauty that the North Yorkshire Moors has to offer!

Financial Planning in your Forties

Financial Planning in your Forties

The forties is a crucial decade to take a step back and make sure your finances are on track to meet your goals. Have you planned for the future?

Aiming for a hole in one with the Leeds Community Foundation

Aiming for a hole in one with the Leeds Community Foundation

The Manse Capital team are getting in their driving range sessions and polishing their clubs as we embark on our 2018 charity golf day on Thursday 13th September at Horsforth Gold Club. We are proud to be supporting the Leeds Community Foundation and look forward to seeing all those who will be joining us!

Your Money not the Taxman

Your Money not the Taxman

There’s a lot written about inheritance tax (IHT) planning and much of it is useful and reasonable. There are clever schemes that involve gifting money, investing in particular share classes that qualify for certain reliefs, complicated products from life companies, and a plethora of different trust arrangements available directly from Solicitors. However, although these schemes work, before you engage in them you should firstly consider more simple solutions, some of which I have set out below.

Professionalism in Financial Services?

Professionalism in Financial Services?

Within financial services the debate continues about whether those who work in it are working in an ‘industry’ or a ‘profession’, predominantly because of its obsession with sales (of policies or this quarter’s next best thing in investment funds).