Will higher inflation remain or is it slowing down?

31 Mar 2022

The rate of inflation has continued to rise in the UK each month, growing from 0.7 per cent in January 2021 to more than 5 per cent in December last year. This is far higher than the Bank of England’s

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Do you have an LPA? – Why you should secure a safer financial future today

31 Mar 2022

Do you have an LPA? – Why you should secure a safer financial future today  With increasing numbers of us living well into old age, more and more of us will suffer from dementia or other conditions that can leave

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Why do fewer women invest?

31 Mar 2022

Several new studies have been released in the last few months that explore attitudes to investment among female savers, many of whom have found an increased appetite for using money more effectively but a more cautious approach to risk. According

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Spring Statement 2022 summary

24 Mar 2022

Exactly two years since the first lockdown was announced, the eyes of the public were firmly fixed on the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, as he rose to the despatch box in the House of Commons to deliver his Spring Statement. Yet

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A spotlight on Female Finances

19 Mar 2022

March is the month of International Women’s Day, designed to commemorate women’s achievements and forge greater gender equality. This year’s theme is “break the bias” throughout all aspects of our communities, workplaces and education and that also includes women’s finances,

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Fraudulent email address detected

15 Mar 2022

We have recently detected the use of a fraudulent email address that is being used to impersonate one or more members of our team here at Birchwood Investment Management Ltd. Whoever is responsible has altered the domain name so the

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Don’t let inflation and market volatility erode your pension savings

5 Mar 2022

If the exponential rise in inflation was not recently bad enough – now standing at 5.5% – the financial markets are also reacting to the war in Ukraine with pension savings being one of the areas most at risk. With

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