Pensions


Will the ‘Pensions Dashboard’ make your life easier?

Even the most diligent person can lose track of things from time to time. I’m sure most of you have forgotten to note a meeting...

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 15:01


Shifting pensions landscape

When former Chancellor George Osborne announced plans to allow savers aged 55 and over unfettered access to their pension pot from April 2015, nobody was...

Wed, 31/08/2016 - 14:53


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The pension transfer advice conundrum

The pension freedoms have reshaped the UK’s retirement landscape and opened up a plethora of retirement planning opportunities and risks. The reforms, introduced in April...

Thu, 18/08/2016 - 10:32


Pension pounds

Is now the worst time in history to retire?

Bank of England governor Mark Carney last week unveiled a series of “big bazooka” monetary policy stimuli designed to breathe life into the ailing UK...

Wed, 10/08/2016 - 14:24


Five steps to avoid pension fraud

Fraudsters are, sadly, determined to get hold of your hard-earned cash in any way they can. And given that your pension could be the most...

Tue, 19/07/2016 - 08:48


What does Brexit mean for your finances?

While the dust is unlikely to settle for months following Friday’s shock EU referendum result, you may be anxious about what all this uncertainty means...

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 11:02


Brexit: separating pension fact from fiction

The stakes could not be higher ahead of the EU referendum on 23rd June. It’s therefore unsurprising to see the claims and counter claims of...

Wed, 15/06/2016 - 11:07


What you need to know before trading in your annuity

What you need to know before trading in your annuity

George Osborne’s radical pension freedoms are set to be extended to millions of people who have already bought an annuity from April next year.

However, a...

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 15:42


What is income drawdown?

Dummy’s guide to income drawdown

Income drawdown is becoming an increasingly popular option for people entering retirement because it lets you take control of your pension savings and choose how...

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:25


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How to retire in style

Three income funds for later in life.

New pension rules give us much greater flexibility in accessing our pension funds at retirement. One increasingly-popular option is...

Tue, 22/03/2016 - 15:41


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