Stephen Parnham is a specialist tax adviser and author of Steve’s Tax Books. He has over 30 years experience helping individuals, owner managed businesses and trustees improve their tax positions. As well as advising his own clients, he provides professional … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. Stephen Parnham.
What are your plans this Christmas? Why not spend an enchanting evening in the all glittering gardens at Kew this Christmas. Christmas at Kew on the 17th of December 2016, Saturday. Entry Time: 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm. A truly … Continue reading 15% off Christmas at Kew this Saturday for all new and existing members.
1. Rehydrate: water does more than just quench our thirst; it regulates our body temperature, assists in the removal of toxins and even aids digestion. Caffeine and alcohol can act as powerful diuretics so it’s important to drink plenty of … Continue reading ALFIE5 – Tilly’s Top 5 Tips to stay healthy this Christmas
London does Christmas in style and it needn’t break the bank. Let’s start with the obvious: Wherever you are simply walking in London this Christmas, you’ll find the City awash with awe-inspiring illuminations. From the opulent Oxford Street Christmas lights … Continue reading ALFIE5 – Our Top 5 Picks – where to Entertain yourselves in London this Christmas
On 23 November 2016, Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered in his own words what he stated was a ‘sober’ Autumn Statement, focused on ‘preparing & supporting the economy, as the [UK] begins to write a new chapter in … Continue reading ALFIE5 – 5 top takeaways from last week’s Annual Autumn Statement
It’s that time again; offices across the City are already filling up with Christmas trees, decorations are being glued and taped furiously to anywhere that looks remotely like empty space in the room, Mandy, John’s PA is already working out … Continue reading ALFIE5 – Top Five tips to avoid a calamitous Christmas work celebration
The protests that swept across several U.S states in the past week calling for Trump to be dumped have finally subsided and the realisation that he will be inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States on 20 January … Continue reading ALFIE5 – 5 TOP TRUMPS – CAN HE PROMISE AND DELIVER?
The U.S. woke up to the news this morning that California has legalised Marijuana: Probably best for a lot of uncertain Americans who glued to their televisions also just found out that the next President will be Donald Trump. Continue reading Donald Trumps them All – ALFIES take on the Presidential Election
This week we met with Farah Dehalvi. Whether it’s providing financial consultancy, gaining experience from 3 of the largest law firms in the World or spending 2 years in Compliance for one of the World’s leading banks, Farah has shown … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #7 Farah Dehalvi.
Vikas is one of the regular writers at BA, tasked with providing the inflight guide to all things entrepreneurial and motivational. Vikas Shah is the consummate professional: Financier, government advisor, investor and philanthropist, he is an exceptionally kind, charismatic, intelligent, and unique individual. Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #7 Vikas Shah.
We talk to Chris about the truth behind why men in uniform tend to opt for city careers in finance. How networking has helped define his career, what he thinks of BREXIT and where he believes our members should be looking to invest. Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #6 Chris Benarr.
Having begun his career as a transactional lawyer on the finance side Tim has moved from an international recognised law firm to a leading underwriters, heading up a book of transactional products at one of the top syndicates at Lloyds. … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #5 Tim Allen.
In this edition of ALFIES Folk, we met up with fellow member and fraud fighter: Suzi Sendama. Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #4 Suzi Sendama.
This week, ALFIES Folk meets a living legend in the world of law: Kienda Hoji. A man who was once a civil rights lawyer, Kienda talks about his move into the world of music law and explains how he uses … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #3 Kienda Hoji.
By Indre Butkeviciute I always think of 1st of September the same way as I think of 1st of January. New beginnings, new ideas, new challenges: a new start. We all come back in September after having time for ourselves … Continue reading Investing: putting your money to work for you
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As impressive as it may read on the page of that Michelin-starred chef’s cookbook, dinner parties are not the time to attempt something new! Stick to what you know and you’ll feel a lot more confident and at ease in the kitchen. Continue reading “10 Steps to Hosting the Perfect Dinner Party”
This week we met with our fellow member Indre Butkeviciute, a financial advisor with a background in wealth management and a founder of LilyAdvisory.com, a wealth management and investment advisory company for women. Continue reading “ALFIES Folk: a series of interviews with our members. Indre Butkeviciute.”
We are pleased to present the first in a series of interviews that take a look at the lives and careers of our members.
As with several other topical policy areas, education faces a most dreadful fate: it has become a political tug-of-war. The ‘red team’ versus the ‘blue team’ with occasional help from the ‘yellows’, with the handkerchief that is education constantly yanked … Continue reading Stop the bickering. We need education par excellence.
Whilst scheduled workouts and healthy packed lunches fit easily within our workday routines, many of us struggle to stay committed as the weekend rolls around. With its promises of boozy parties and decadent dinner dates it’s easy to overindulge, making … Continue reading Continuing Your Healthy Lifestyle This Bank Holiday