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The Autumn Statement November 2016

By |November 24th, 2016|

Tax issues

Confirmation that the 2017/18 income tax personal allowance will rise to £11,500 and the
higher rate threshold to £45,000.

The personal allowance is to rise to £12,500 and the higher rate threshold to £50,000, by the
end of this Parliament.

Once the personal allowance reaches £12,500, it will then rise in line with CPI.

National Insurance secondary (employer) threshold […]

What we do for Small Business, Group Pensions

By |July 29th, 2016|

1. Any member of staff whether part time or full time earning more than £10,000 a year (tax year 2016-2017) can be a member of their company pension scheme. All eligible staff members are automatically enrolled in the scheme and if they do not wish to join, it is their responsibility to opt out. Staff […]

LinkedIn, Microsoft and Football

By |June 21st, 2016|

As we heard on 13th June 2016 the social network “LinkedIn” was bought by “Microsoft” for £26.2 billion, a cash deal – that would put a spring in anyone’s step. The news of it has been overshadowed by the situation in Orlando and the Football in France.

Both companies were experiencing a drop in confidence (and […]

Who is looking after you?

By |May 25th, 2016|

What do you see when you look into this lioness’ eyes?

I saw knowledge, experience, protection, best interests at heart; the very essence of the service that Futurity provides.

Today saw us send out an email asking if it was time for a financial review.

Could we be doing a better job managing your money and […]

Give your LTA the Peter Keen Approach

By |April 20th, 2016|

Whose side are you on?

Andy Murray or Boris Becker?

You may have read yesterday (BBC News) that Becker called Murray “out of order” for voicing doping suspicions; Murray – talking to the Mail on Sunday said – that some of his opponents don’t seem to be getting tired and that three months into the season he’s […]

If you had £100,000

By |March 24th, 2016|

You have 10 years until you’re 65, you’ve just sold a property and have £100,000 to invest in your future, what is the best thing to do? The choices you have are many and it depends on a number of personal factors to you. For example maybe you are considering changing your employment status from […]

We’ve Moved Office!

By |August 5th, 2015|

We’ve moved to our new premises in Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Please take note of and update your records with our new address:

Futurity Financial Services Ltd
5 Dean Park Street,
Edinburgh
EH4 1JN
T: 0131 516 9264
F: 0131 308 0746

We look forward to welcoming you to our new office soon.

David Hand, Managing Director