No more financial anxiety when you face your finances full on

June 13, 2019

Enable’s IFA's in Bishop's Stortford know that financial anxiety can be crippling. To avoid the pain of financial anxiety the best thing to do is face your finances full on and address what is worrying you.  Experienced Independent Financial Advisors know that when you know what you are dealing with you have taken the first step to sorting it out. For many not looking properly at the extent ... more >

Futures finances are always difficult to predict but there are some things you can be sure of…

June 10, 2019

Factors that affect the future of our finances are always difficult to predict. Enable's IFA's in Bishop's Stortford know the only one sure thing you can be sure of is change. If you are saving, investing, borrowing or looking for property Enable can help you manage your money through changing times. One sure thing is that technology is racing forward and will almost certainly continue to do so... more >

Shepreth Wildlife competition – win a family ticket

June 5, 2019

We are delighted to announce the launch of our Shepreth Wildlife Caption competition for primary school children aged between 4-11 years old, there must be adult permission to enter this competition.  One lucky winner will receive a family ticket for 2 adults & 2 children, plus a £100 cash donation for their school. All you need to do is to complete a funny caption to complement the photo on... more >

Alternative Investment Market shares – AIM, have you considered these?

June 4, 2019

Alternative Investment Market shares (AIMS) when it comes to investing AIMS are still not for the faint-hearted. But if you are in a position to take advantage of them they can provide diversification and potentially enhance portfolio performance for investors. There was a time when many mainstream investors were fearful of AIM stocks it seemed like the market was full of small mining companies... more >

Reasons to stay financially calm in difficult times

June 2, 2019

Enable’s independent financial advisors of Bishop’s Stortford know how hard it can be to stay calm in difficult political times. As Hamish McRae of The Mail says “We all have to make practical decisions in our daily lives about work, holidays, our homes and our mortgages, pensions, investments and so on. But we have to plan knowing very little about what might happen in our politics.” O... more >

Timing the markets – are you missing out on stock market gains by ‘sitting on the sidelines?’

May 28, 2019

As Enable’s IFA’s in Bishops Stortford know global stock market pessimism it not good for the world and trying to second guess the markets is impossible. Recently Larry Fink of BlackRock which manages £5trillion of investors' money worldwide said he believes there is just too much pessimism around, leaving investors at risk of missing out on stock market gains by 'sitting on the sidelines'. ... more >

Tracker funds can be a good bet for savers

May 25, 2019

Enable’s IFA’s in Bishop's Stortford have always believed trackers are a good bet for savers. When you are planning your portfolio and working on your wealth management a tracker fund tends to offer cheaper fees that can save you a small fortune in the longer term. Tracker funds were invented by John Bogle, the founder of US investment giant Vanguard who died recently aged 89. He introduced... more >

Greening your pension – how to clean up your investments

May 17, 2019

With so much in the press recently about climate change something has to be done and Sir David Attenborough's appearance recently at the International Monetary Fund in Washington where he was interviewed by managing director Christine Lagarde is perhaps another gauge of how seriously economists and financiers are taking climate change. If you are concerned about how your money is being used in ... more >

Credit ratings – do you need to improve yours?

May 14, 2019

Enable’s IFA's in Bishop's Stortford can help you look at getting a mortgage or reviewing your mortgage. Credit rating can be critical for those just starting off as first time buyers in the housing market. Many younger people are looking to get onto the housing ladder but have had some money troubles in the past as they have navigated the post-student early years of their careers. Some are w... more >

Child pensions – one of the advantages is that you could save up to £2,880 tax efficiently

May 12, 2019

Enable’s IFA's in Bishop's Stortford appreciate that savings towards your child’s future retirement might not be the first thing you think of when considering the various saving options for saving for your child’s future. But any parent or legal guardian can set up a pension for a child and pay into it. One of the advantages is that you could save up to £2,880 tax efficiently each tax ye... more >