Lifetime ISA

May 16th, 2017 by Dan Woodruff

The Government has launched a new type of ISA called the Lifetime ISA (LISA). This article explains how the Lifetime ISA works, who can use it, and how it is […]

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Inflation and investments

inflation and investments May 9th, 2017 by Dan Woodruff

Inflation is rising in the UK, mainly due to the fall in the value of Sterling and rising oil prices. Inflation rises mean that goods cost more to buy. As a […]

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How you could save £226,436 just by maxing out your ISAs

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Woodruff

Do you have taxable investments or savings? This article should be of interest if you pay income tax, but particularly if you pay income tax at 40% or greater, or if […]

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5 ways to guarantee retirement insecurity

5-ways-to-guarantee-retirement-insecurity November 24th, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

You have some very important decisions ahead if you are about to retire. This article examines the 5 biggest risks to your retirement plans. Or to put it another way: […]

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Pension withdrawals – 12 crucial considerations

Pension withdrawals - 12 crucial considerations November 2nd, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

Before you take any pension withdrawals, read this article. You have been saving for years, and it is your money, so why shouldn’t you withdraw money from your pension? We […]

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Plans to sell annuities abandoned

The Government has abandoned plans to sell annuities October 19th, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

The plan to allow consumers to sell annuities for a cash lump sum has been abandoned by the UK Government. Key points: You will now not be able to sell […]

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Investments since Brexit

How have investments performed since Brexit? September 19th, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

It is nearly 3 months since the EU referendum result. We have seen some unusual circumstances and results for investments since Brexit. This article examines some of the key changes and implications […]

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Essex Business Excellence Awards Finalists

August 31st, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

We are very excited to announce that Woodruff Financial Planning have reached the final of the 2016 Essex Business Awards in the ‘Best Growing Business’ Category. We were delighted to […]

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The 7 Figures Plan by Dan Woodruff

The 7 Figures Plan by Dan Woodruff July 21st, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

We are pleased to announce that Dan Woodruff has published his first Financial Planning book: The 7 Figures Plan. The 7 Figures Plan is a simple system to achieve clarity […]

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Financial implications of Brexit

Financial Implications of Brexit June 27th, 2016 by Dan Woodruff

The financial implications of Brexit could be considerable, so we have set out below the main short-term issues. In particular, we examine how Brexit could have an impact on your […]

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