Wealth at Work acquires Affinity

first_imgFinancial education provider Wealth at Work has acquired the Affinity group.Founded in 2004, Affinity (The Farleigh Group) is a Bristol-based national provider of financial education and advice, working with over 200 employers who mainly operate in the public sector for local authorities.With this third strategic acquisition, Wealth at Work aims to increase its footprint in this sector of the financial education market.Jonathan Watts-Lay (pictured), director at Wealth at Work, said: “We are very excited about the acquisition. We mainly provide our services to the private sector so this presents further opportunities for us to expand into the public sector, providing financial education seminars, guidance and advice, particularly for those employees who are at retirement where making the correct decisions are crucial. Our increased capacity means we can continue to respond to the fast growing demand for our services.”last_img read more

Increasing numbers of Brits are booking flights to

first_imgIncreasing numbers of Brits are booking flights to Canada ahead of this winter’s ski season, the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) has said.According to the CTC, the increase in visitors from the UK has led to many resorts investing in improvements.Nim Singh, the CTC’s media and public relations manager, explained that the UK represents approximately ten percent of all incoming skiers to Canada, although that figure is “growing”.”We’ve got other resorts announcing massive investments, for example, La Massif just outside Quebec has announced their investment in developing and creating a brand new facility,” she said.”Resorts in Kicking Horse, Panorama, Revelstoke and British Columbia are all actively encouraging British visitors to come.”Ms Singh went on to say that, over the last decade, British skiers booking flights to Canada have increased from 20,000 a year to 100,000.According to the Ski Club of Great Britain, the top resorts in Canada are Banff, Fernie, Lake Louise, Tremblant and Whistler.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map RelatedMore skiers booking flights to JapanMore skiers booking flights to JapanIncreasing numbers of Brits book flights to value-for-money sunshine destinationsMore Brits are booking flights to destinations that offer value-for-money as well as warmth.Courchevel hosts Dali exhibition for skiersSkiers looking for a cultural destination this winter may head to Courchevel as the resort hosts a Dali exhibition.last_img read more