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Personal Financial Planning Community articles

Read the latest articles from the Personal Financial Planning Community.

Why would an accountant need a financial planner?


When you’re all about numbers, why do you need help with your own financial plans? Tilney’s experience of working with accountants shows that while they focus on their clients and all things tax-related, they can often neglect the bigger picture when it comes to looking after their own finances. Does this sound familiar?

95% Loan to Value (LTV) Mortgages are Back!


The announcement by the Chancellor, in the March budget, of a mortgage guarantee scheme was the catalyst lenders needed to start focusing again on the low deposit lending market.

The interest only ‘mortgage crunch’


An ‘Interest-only Mortgages Update’ report published by UK Finance in 2020 highlighted that between 2021 and 2027 approximately 500,000 interest only mortgages equating to £70 billion of borrowing is expected to mature.



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