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Annuities

Category: Retirement

Five frequently asked questions about Annuities

We look at the most frequently asked questions about getting a secure income in retirement, and explain why it’s worthwhile getting an annuity quote. Plus, how you have a chance to win 1 of 5 £175 Fortnum & Mason hampers (terms apply).

Isabel McDougall

22 Jun 2020 5 min read

Category: Retirement

How annuities can help protect your retirement income from falling stock markets

Not looking to delay your retirement? We take a closer look at how an annuity could help protect your retirement income from falling stock markets.

Isabel McDougall

02 Jun 2020 4 min read

Category: Pensions

4 costly retirement mistakes and how to avoid them

We take a look at four common retirement mistakes and how to avoid them.

Isabel McDougall

11 May 2020 7 min read

Category: Retirement

How to mimic the income from a final salary pension

We take a look at how your personal pension could impersonate a final salary scheme in retirement if you purchase an annuity.

Isabel McDougall

04 Feb 2020 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Will your pension last as long as your retirement?

We’re expected to live longer than previous generations, but that also means our pension pots will need to last longer too. We look at different strategies for making your pension last as long as your retirement.

Nathan Long

20 Nov 2019 4 min read

Category: Essentials

When is the right time to buy an annuity?

Annuity rates are low, meaning buying a secure income might not be the most popular retirement option at the moment. But we reveal when they could be a good choice.

Nathan Long, Senior Analyst

22 Oct 2019 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

I can’t pass my pension on to my loved ones - fact or fiction?

We bust one of the most common myths about what happens to your pension after you’re gone.

Nathan Long

10 Sep 2019 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Bills don’t stop, even when you reach retirement

Find out how to cover your essential bills in retirement, and a chance to win a £175 Fortnum & Mason wine hamper.

Henry Irving

13 Aug 2019 4 min read