Category: Costs & Taxes

Dealing costs

Trading Costs / Dealing Costs

Today’s post is the second part of our attempt to simplify broker costs. We look at some real world numbers, draw a few graphs and assess the impact of dealing costs.

Income and taxes

Income and taxes

This is the third post in our series on basic personal finances, and looks and income and taxes. So far we’ve talked about life stages, and how to plan for the…

Broker costs

Broker Costs

This is a preliminary post comparing the basic data for a representative selection of UK brokers. I’ll use this data to draw up a short list of promising candidates to be…

SIPP vs ISA

SIPPs vs ISAs

SIPPs vs ISAs: why you need both, and which one is most useful to the long-term DIY investor in the UK.