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Isas and Brexit: three solutions for getting tax perks without withdrawal symptoms

This year’s tax-free allowances in Isa and pension contributions are still up for grabs but only until 5 April. All the Brexit nonsense has put many people off committing money this year, understandably. However, there are ways to get your tax perks without getting caught in any Brexit blowout. Here...
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Will I need an international driving licence in Europe after Brexit?

As the Brexit juggernaut rumbles along, I’m starting to worry about my Mallorca mini-break in May. Team Minted will need to hire a car and, the way it’s looking, the driver could need an international driving permit (IDP). It all depends on whether the UK leaves Europe with a deal or not. At the mom...
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Should I invest ahead of Brexit?

Avoiding the stock market because of the looming spectre of Brexit is a pretty decent excuse for not investing your Isa allowance this year. But is it valid in reality? This tax year, you can put away up to £20,000 in an Isa and shelter it from further income or capital gains tax. It’s a really quit...
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Your money and Brexit 2019: what should we all be doing?

All this Brexit nonsense is very unsettling: there’s my understatement of the year. Like most people, I’m worried about my money, particularly as NOBODY knows what is going to happen ultimately. Selling everything, banking the cash and hiding in a hole until it’s all over is tempting but a bit extre...
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Should I sell my stocks and shares Isa because of Brexit?

Should I stay or should I go is a question not just on the lips of MPs right now. Many investors are wondering whether they should sell their stocks and shares Isa now before everything goes down the toilet. Last week, Brexit fears pushed share prices below their 1999 level (remember when we were pa...
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