We all have dreams. For some, it can be the purchase of a new home, sending their children to a good university, or enjoying a happy retirement abroad. If you want to be successful in making your dreams come true, you must plan ahead and do everything to make sure that your money works for you. When choosing a saving plan or an investment portfolio, the multitude of options available is quite easy to get lost in.
City & Country Financial Services can offer you just the support you need. During a personal consultation, one of our independent financial advisors will help you understand your goals, plans, and expectations. Following that, after performing a market analysis, we will present you with solutions and products that best suit your needs. Our advisors are always at your disposal, ready to perform an evaluation of your funds and perform any necessary changes should the need arise.
Buying a rental property
One of the most popular forms of investment in the UK is buying a house to let. This may seem risky, taking into account taxes and the deposit currently required in the UK when buying to let. Nevertheless, it’s a very lucrative solution, if only due to the fact that many people nowadays decide to rent a house. Because of this, buying a house to let is such a common form of investment.
However, it is crucial that you prepare for that fact that your investment will cost you quite a lot in the beginning. Our consultants can help you choose the best option for your situation without spending too much money on an investment with great interest in the future.
There’s no denying the fact that saving is extremely important in this day and age. No matter where you live, you always have to be prepared for every possible situation – saving is one of those ways in which you can prepare.
One popular form of saving is an ISA account, which carries many benefits related to taxes. It’s similar to a regular investment account, but any gains you get from it are not taxed, which is why you can save money without needing to pay tax for it.
With the help of our consultants, you can get an offer that’s perfectly suited to your needs.
Stocks and other investments
Living in the UK, you have great access to the stock market, which is why investing in stocks can be so lucrative, though there’s always a certain degree of risk involved. There is near-limitless access to markets both local and overseas, which is why, if you’re looking for ideas to increase your funds, it’s a good idea to consider this broad range of options. If you’re interested in investing in stocks but still have some doubts, you can count on us to provide you with the knowledge you need.
Establishing investment goals – this is the first thing we have to establish before we build a solid portfolio. The first thing you want to do is answer the following question – how much money do you need, how much is the value of the stock you already have, and how long do you want to keep investing.
Stock allocation – this is the stage where you select the stock classes, based on which you will build your portfolio. The main classes include equity investments, bonds, derivatives, as well as alternative investments.
Monitoring your portfolio and implementing changes
We are convinced that a conscious client is the best client. For this reason, our consultants will do everything to ensure that you understand the choices that you’re making. If you want to find out more, fill out this form and one of our experienced consultants will contact you. Right now you can also call us at 07754 065691 or 020 3137 0500.
Check out our most frequently asked questions
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Investments in the UK
How to invest in investment funds in the UK?
Investment funds are one of the forms of investing and multiplying capital. Which type of fund will be best for you depends on your goals and financial risks. We can help you choose an investment based on your personal needs and financial risk.
What are the benefits of investing in the stock market?
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is one of the oldest stock markets in the world, which makes it one of the best and most credible. Investing in the stock market is one of the best ways to go if you’re interested in long-term investment. That being said, it’s important to keep in mind that investing on the stock market involves risk and the return you receive may be smaller than what you invested.
What sets investment accounts apart from others?
Investment accounts are one of the safest forms of investing money. Their interest rates are low but grow over time. However, it is important to keep in mind that you shouldn’t withdraw money from an investment account before its planned termination, as this can result in consequences, including the loss of interest that that has already been generated by the account up to that point.
How to pick the best form of saving?
There are a number of ways in which you can save and which one is the best for you is dependent on a number of factors. If you want to find out what type of savings will be optimal in your situation, contact our consultant.
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