30th January 2019
Theresa May is expected to continue talks with EU leaders in the coming days, after MPs backed a new proposal for her to renegotiate her Brexit deal.
29th January 2019
Figures from Go Compare show that Brits are getting cannier with their financial planning. Brits are switching insurance providers now more than ever before.
16th October 2018
This month marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There were over 2 million new cases of breast cancer worldwide in 2018 so far. Give yourself some peace of mind with critical illness insurance.
14th August 2018
British expats living in the EU face fresh anxiety over their right to stay put - with EU member states accused of being slow to support expats in achieving the right "residency formalities."
29th July 2018
June 2018 in the UK was sunnier and dryer than June 1976. However, weather is one of the main reasons that some Brits prefer to leave the country.
20th July 2018
UK government ministers have told London’s financial sector to shape up and end the “alpha male culture” that predominates especially within "the City of London."
11th July 2018
The HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) escalates efforts to target British expats. British expats settled abroad are only taxed on income produced in the UK.
17th March 2018
St Patrick’s Day celebrations are all about the Shamrock and 4-leaf clover - the luckiest of Irish charms. Many of us have secret (or not so secret) superstitions and good luck charms!
8th March 2018
On March 8th we will be celebrating the International Women's Day. Here at Holborn the focus never strays far from women’s finances. And rightly so.
24th November 2017
Back in 2016 we saw the so-called “Panama Leaks.” For the second time in eighteen months, offshore tax havens have been in the public eye – this time with “the Paradise Papers.”
14th September 2017
Australians living in the UAE, UK or elsewhere may need to be on their toes following recent budget details that could see them taxed as foreigners when selling their residences back home.
10th September 2017
We love being expats in Dubai - but it is Bahrain that ranked as the top expat place in the world to live and work. The UAE was ranked 26th globally behind countries such as Sweden and Cambodia.
6th August 2017
The financial regulator seeks to reduce the detrimental impact of high-cost loan products, including payday loans, cash advances on salaries and current account overdrafts.
15th May 2017
172,919 cases of identity fraud were recorded in the UK in 2016. That’s just a small rise on the 169,592 cases recorded in 2015.
The Malware Monday virus exploits a weakness in Microsoft Windows which Microsoft patched in a March 2017 security update. More than 200,000 victims across 150 countries have been hit.
1st May 2017
In the UK, a Bank Holiday means a national holiday for everybody. How did Bank Holidays come about in the UK? And how do they match up as national holidays with the rest of the world?
26th April 2017
An antidote to “fake news” was earlier this year proposed by a professor from Cambridge University. But fake news continues to be news in itself.