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Pensions

Category: Pensions

Downsizing at retirement – are pensions safer than houses?

Average house prices saw their biggest annual rise since 2016. We look at the potential pitfalls of rushing into downsizing, and why you shouldn’t assume that your property is your pension.

Michelle Branco

18 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Pensions

Retirement age to increase – what this means for pensioners

Millions of people in the UK are set to have to wait an extra two years to dip into their pension savings. We discuss the proposed rule change and offer three top tips if you’re looking to retire early.

Isabel McDougall

17 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Pensions

In the dark over pensions? What you don’t know could haunt you later

Lots of people aren’t sure what happens to the money in their pension – and it could cost them later on. We shed light on the pension basics and help you get yours on track for retirement.

Michelle Branco

17 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Pensions

Autumn Budget – cuts to pension tax relief around the corner?

We look at the possibility of pension tax relief cuts in the upcoming Autumn Budget and what these changes could mean for your pension.

Michelle Branco

15 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Pensions

State Pension – the gender gap is narrowing but what about private pensions?

We offer some top tips on how to beat the gender pension gap.

Isabel McDougall

14 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Retirement

Redundancies and retirement – is your pension your last lifeline?

We take a look at what options you have, if you’ve been forced to dip into your pension as a result of being made redundant.

Isabel McDougall

11 Sep 2020 6 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Investment and pension scams during coronavirus lockdown – how to stay safe

The latest on spotting investment and pension scams and what you can do about it.

Jason Roberts

11 Sep 2020 7 min read

Category: Retirement

Under 75? It’s not too late to make your retirement pop

Hannah Duncan looks at why it’s not too late to try to make your retirement more comfortable and gives some tips to help.

Hannah Duncan

04 Sep 2020 4 min read