Monthly Archives: July 2014

A business legacy: MD Ian puts forward his dream for Lifetime

Lifetime Managing Director Ian Dickinson has given a glimpse of what makes him and his forward-thinking company tick – and how he wants it to be remembered. The ‘Lifetime legacy’ is very important to the Barnsley-born businessman. Ian (pictured) was kind enough to agree to a ‘question and answer’ request from a local organisation who are…

Lifetime referral scheme again comes up trumps for Wakefield hospice

Wakefield Hospice has received another cheque generated from Lifetime’s hospice referral scheme. Hospices up and down the country have benefited from the generous referral scheme, which donates 10% of fees generated on new accounts to a hospice chosen by the person who referred them the business. The latest donation sees Wakefield (pictured below) receive £189.88. Lifetime Managing Director Ian…

Lifetime-sponsored hospice mascot proves a big hit at ‘Midnight Walk’ event

Oscar, the Barnsley Hospice mascot sponsored by Lifetime, proved to be a big hit at this year’s neon-themed Midnight Walk. The hospice fundraiser was held on Saturday, at an earlier start time of 8pm, Oscar, together with the Mayor of Barnsley, officially started the event. The ladies only 10k walk, starting and finishing at the Metrodome…

Lifetime pay tribute to stalwart Michelle – for 10 years sterling service!

Lifetime held a special presentation ceremony today to pay tribute to office administrator and a key member of our Mortgage Solutions team, Michelle Youel. For this week will see Lifetime stalwart Michelle complete 10 years sterling service for the company! The decade-long milestone was celebrated in great style with a presentation from the company directors. A thrilled…

Lifetimer Matt all set for charity challenge in Sunday’s Leeds 10K

Lifetime’s Financial Planner Matthew Appleby will be running the Jane Tomlinson Leeds 10K race on Sunday. Matt (pictured), who has been in training for the event, is taking part to raise money for Martin House Children’s Hospice. He said: “I’d like to issue a very big thank you to everyone who has sponsored me already. “Your optimism that I’ll actually be…

Auto Enrolment: make life easier with ‘postponement’

An employer can make life easier on themselves with some forward planning by knowing how and when to use Postponement. Essentially, postponement is a way of delaying the assessment of a worker(s) at certain dates and therefore a postponement of whichever employer duty may apply. This flexibility of postponement means an employer could use it…

Cheque presentation sees Barnsley hospice hail Lifetime commitment to the community

Barnsley Hospice has hailed Lifetime’s commitment to the community. Lifetime’s Social Media Manager Andrew Lodge popped along to the hospice in Gawber on Thursday morning to deliver a cheque for £200.56 from our hospice referral scheme to fundraiser Sam Silverwood (see picture below). A hospice representative said: “Lifetime’s continued support is absolutely fantastic. They are wonderful fund-raisers…

Seminar shows that Lifetime are on right track with corporate social responsibility

Lifetime Social Media Manager Andrew Lodge attended an excellent seminar on ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ at the Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre on Tuesday lunchtime. He came away glowing with the knowledge that Lifetime are right on track with our commitment to giving something back to the community!  What is corporate social responsibility? Well, it is a…