Pension credit capital disregard has been increased from £6,000 to £10,000. The move will mean that 540,000 people will see their means-tested benefits increase by £4 a week.
Two men who were involved in a £1m “boiler room” scam which targeted people across the UK have been found guilty of fraud.
Housing minister John Healey says the era of Britons aspiring to own their own home may be coming to an end as people find it increasingly difficult to get onto the housing ladder.
Aviva has appointed Michael Hawker as an independent non-executive director.
As far as the detail of the pre-Budget report is concerned, the main implications that affect financial advisers are as follows:
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