Books, Apps & Resources

Here’s some great books that I’d strongly recommend reading – covering financial planning, investing and business…

The Number: What Do You Need for the Rest of Your Life, and What Will It Cost? (Lee Eisenberg) 

Legacy (James Kerr)

Beyond The 4% Rule: The science of retirement portfolios that last a lifetime (Abraham Okusanya)

The Investment Answer: Learn to manage your money and protect your financial future (Gordon Murray & Daniel Goldie)

And some apps and resources well worth checking out to help you look after your money…

Budgeting/ money management

Some great apps to help you track income and expenditure:

http://www.lifehacker.co.uk/2016/01/28/the-11-best-money-management-budgeting-and-personal-finance-apps-for-android-and-ios

http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/135942-best-budgeting-apps-7-apps-to-take-control-of-your-finances

Investing

An excellent beginners guide to investing:

http://monevator.com/category/investing/passive-investing-investing/

ISAs

A guide to just about every type of ISA:

http://www.which.co.uk/money/savings-and-isas/isas/guides/cash-isas/what-is-an-isa

Junior ISA’s explained:

http://www.which.co.uk/money/savings-and-isas/isas/guides/junior-isas/junior-isa-rules-and-allowances 

Pensions

Two great places to start to find out about the basics of pensions:

https://www.pensionsadvisoryservice.org.uk/

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en/categories/pensions-and-retirement

A guide to the pension annual allowance and how much you can pay into your pension (including a section for high earners)

http://www.moneyobserver.com/our-analysis/pension-annual-allowance-beginners-guide