Coronavirus

Coronavirus and your pension

Since the coronavirus outbreak, stock markets have fallen considerably and are likely to remain volatile for a while. You may therefore be wondering if you should bring forward a decision to do...

Coronavirus – Help with rent arrears and problems with paying your rent

If you cannot pay your rent, don’t ignore the problem. Talk to your landlord as soon as possible. Whether the problem is caused by a change of circumstances, a budgeting difficulty, or a cut in...

Coronavirus and your money

The coronavirus outbreak means this is going to be an incredibly stressful period, because although this is a health-based emergency, it’s also a financial-based emergency too. The more you can do...

Coronavirus if you’re an employee

If you’re employed, the government has announced the job retention scheme which should offer some protection to your salary and job. This guide will look at how the job retention scheme works, your...

Help and support for self-employed during and after Coronavirus

If you’re self-employed, the government has announced a range of measures to help and support you. This guide tells you more about the available schemes and how they will affect you if you’re a sole...

Coronavirus if you have children

If you have children this can be a particularly difficult time. This guide will look at what help is available if their school has closed, what this means for your childcare costs and what happens...

Coronavirus and housing costs

Something that is going to be hard to cover if you’ve got a sudden drop in income and don’t have access to savings is your mortgage or rent payments. If you have a mortgage Mortgage lenders...

Coronavirus and your bills

Utility providers have announced some help if you’re struggling to pay for gas, electricity or water. If you think you might not be able to pay gas or electricity bills If you’re going to have...

Coronavirus if you’re buying, selling or moving home

In England, estate agents, removal firms and conveyancers have been allowed to reopen. However, in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland restrictions are still in place preventing home viewings and...

Coronavirus and travel insurance

With travel restrictions likely to be relaxed from 6 July 2020, you might be looking at booking a holiday. However, the coronavirus outbreak will have had an effect on your travel insurance. This...