Latest blog posts.

10 Mar 2022

Remaining alert against financial fraud

Despite the continuous efforts of banks and financial institutions to thwart the attempts of fraudsters, the rate of financial fraud is still increasing. Latest figures show criminals have stolen £753.9 million through fraud in the first half on this year, a 30% increase from 2020.
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11 Aug 2021

The Gender Pension Gap

It is extremely likely that you will have heard of the gender pay gap, but have you heard of the gender pension gap?
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7 Jul 2021

Quick & Easy Comes at a Cost: The Dangers of Pay-day Loans

Why is it that it's always on the month you already feel strapped for cash that the boiler decides to break, or your car is due its MOT? Naturally, many people have considered a pay-day loan as a solution to their short-term money problems. Pay-day loans are easily accessible thanks to their quick application process and minimal credit score checks- but are they really a good idea?
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21 May 2021

Mortgages for Beginners

Buying a house is perhaps the biggest purchase many of us will make in our lifetime. However, DAM knows first-hand how much of a daunting process it can be- from figuring out how much you can afford, the deposit required and if the mortgage is right for you.
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18 May 2021

Retirement Planning in 2021

At DAM we believe retirement should be an enjoyable and relaxing experience- especially after a lifetime of hard work and 9 to 5 weeks. If you are retiring in this year or considering retiring this year, it is not too late to get your finances in order an ensure your retirement is free from financial concerns and stress. We have put together a quick checklist of factors to consider when beginning your retirement planning.
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12 May 2021

What is ESG Investing?

Have you ever thought about ethical or ESG investing? Have you heard of these terms and not known quite what they are? Don't worry, here at DAM we have you covered with a basic breakdown.
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