Life events

Wherever you are on life’s journey, you’ll want to look after yourself and those who depend on you for support – your children, your loved ones, and perhaps even your parents in later life.  Focusing on your own finances, understanding how your money is looked after, and planning your financial security is a really good way to be confident that you’re best prepared for the future.

Unfortunately, it’s usually the tough times that make us question our finances most.  A divorce or bereavement for example will always bring the importance of financial planning sharply into focus.  On the other hand, there are also good times to think about.  Getting married, job promotions, children’s holidays, and time spent with family are excellent reasons for checking that you have your financial matters in hand.

We can put you in touch with experts who can advise you on a whole range of significant events in your life to help you keep control of your finances – from an independent financial adviser (IFA) who can help to plan your finances for the future, to a solicitor who’ll help to guide you through complicated issues such as divorce and separation.  By reading our pages, you’ll feel more confident when you’re asking experts for advice.  To find a financial adviser or solicitor you can use our search tool.