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Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

Our parent company, BBi Berns Brett, is predominantly a commercial insurance broker. They have created the attached document in order to aid their commercial clients during this difficult time. We have uploaded a copy to our website to assist any clients who may be interested. For further information, please contact your regulated financial provider, accountant, […]

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Merry Christmas from BBiFP

Merry Christmas from BBiFP

We’ve had another wonderful year and we couldn’t do it without our clients and all the professional support we receive, so thank you. Now as Christmas is almost upon us, enjoy your food, festivities presents and families, and remember which of those is most important. See you in 2020! – The BBi FP Team

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The Lies We Tell

Technical Club October 2019 – The Lies We Tell

Technical Club October 2019 – The Lies We Tell Our final technical club event of 2019 takes place on the 30th October. Sometimes the worst lies are the ones we tell ourselves. We all like to think that we’re rational, that we make good decisions, that we weigh up all the options. But are we […]

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Employers! Your workplace pensions are changing

April 2019 sees the third and final increase in contributions planned for your employee’s workplace pension scheme. From this date the minimum contribution required for a workplace pension will increase to 8%. As an employer your new minimum contribution will be least 3%. Some employers choose to pay more. The employee will have to make […]

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Employees! Your workplace pension is changing

April 2019 sees the third and final increase in contributions planned for your workplace pension. From this date the minimum contribution required for a workplace pension will increase to 8%. Your employer will have to contribute at least 3%. (Some employers choose to pay more) You will have to make up the difference, normally 5%. […]

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Technical Club March 2019 – Brexit!

Technical Club March 2019 – Brexit! Our first technical club event of 2019 takes place on the 21st March. Brexit is almost here (or is it?). What are the risks? What are the opportunities? We are delighted to invite you to our Brexit Special – 1 ½ hours free CPD, key note speakers, free parking, […]

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Pensions are for the self-employed too!

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) wants to increase pension savings among self-employed workers. Since it was launched seven years ago, pension automatic enrolment has been a great success with almost 10 million people joining a workplace pension arrangement to date. Take-up rates have been much higher than some pundits had forecast – the […]

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New auto enrolment changes are on the horizon

Early in December 2018, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) published the thresholds that will apply to automatic enrolment pension contributions with effect from April 2019 (subject to final approval from the Secretary of State). The three key changes to be aware of are: The Earnings Threshold This is the trigger level of earnings […]

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