The finance and pension markets are currently volatile, and most banks currently refuse to pass on interest rate rises to loyal customers. It is, therefore, unsurprising that people are thinking of turning to the investments market. They do so to try and make the most of their money and potentially boost their retirement. It has […]
Whether you’ve been offered an annuity or you’ve heard the word mentioned and would like to know more about whether one would be right for you, this basic explanation may help you decide. What is an annuity? An annuity is a written agreement between you and an insurance provider that allows you to accumulate funds […]
Should you combine your pension?
Whilst you may currently be saving for a pension or even have more than one pension, you could be considering the possibility of combining them. If, over the years, you have accumulated more than one pension from different jobs, it can prove difficult in keeping track of them and their performance. When looking at combining […]
What to look for when starting a pension in your 30s
Whilst you may not have even thought about a pension, let alone started saving for one, fear not, there’s still plenty of time. No-one knows what the future will hold but what we do know is, if you have sufficient funds available then your options for the future will be open-ended. Life in your 30’s […]
The Importance of Financial Planning for Your Own Elderly Care
Having a say in how you’re cared for in old age means having the funds available to choose the most appropriate type of care for you. No one knows what the future will hold but one thing we can be sure is that if you have funds available you maximise your options. Financial planning is […]