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The 2024 General Election: What You Need To Know for Your Financial Plan

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Whilst your attention may be on the upcoming General Election on 4 July, the UK is not alone in going to the polls. In total, there are set to be 73 national elections around the…

Third Annual Charity Golf Day – Castlegate in the Community

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On 5th June 2024, 60 clients and guests hit the fairways at Sleaford Golf Club for our 3rd Castlegate Charity Golf Day. Having assembled in the Clubhouse for breakfast rolls and coffee, golfers were allocated…

What makes your “Second Fifty” different from your parents’?

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We often hear about how today’s adults “have it different” from their parents. In the 1970s, for example, properties were cheaper relative to earnings, university fees did not exist and women typically relied on their…

How to maximise tax-efficient capital gains in 2024

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How do you protect your capital gains from needless tax? This question has become more pressing to UK investors since April 2024, when the Government lowered the tax-free capital gain tax (CGT) allowance from £6,000…