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Help to Buy scheme supports buyers
November 2013

According to recent figures, more than 2,000 people have put in offers on homes under the Help to Buy scheme, totalling £365 million of new mortgage lending.

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Insolvency rules simplified
October 2013

Proposals to simplify and reorder existing insolvency rules and replace them with a single set of rules fit for the 21st century were announced in a consultation document published by the Insolvency Service in September.

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Care home costs underestimated
October 2013

Figures published earlier this year from healthcare research firm Laing & Buisson, found that the number of people in residential care rose by 2.2 per cent in the year to September 2012.

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Rising employment – employees need to know their rights
October 2013

There are a million more people in work compared to early 2010 according to figures released in October by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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Wills are not just for the elderly
October 2013

Recent research has revealed that almost 70% of forty year olds do not have a will.

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New flash for cash warning for drivers
October 2013

New warnings have been issued to drivers after a rise in the number of claims as victims fall foul of a scam called ‘flash-for-cash’, costing insurance companies millions of pounds a year.

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The virtues of a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)
October 2013

Although we do not wish to dwell on the negatives of getting older, there are advantages in planning ahead for later life.

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Employers urged to play fair – or face legal action
October 2013

Citizens Advice Bureaux have reported an increasing number of cases of employees coming to them for help after being denied their rights by employers.

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More people than ever taking part in apprenticeships
October 2013

According to the provisional figures published in October, more people than ever before are taking part in an apprenticeship.

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PM Backs SME’s for exemption from EU employment law
October 2013

Prime Minister David Cameron appears to have shown his support to proposals to exempt small companies from EU employment law, as contained within a recent business-led report.

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