Ah, Star Trek. The crew of the Enterprise challenged our ideas about retirement long before pension freedom was ever thought of. To mark the launch of our new checklist, ‘Your Retirement Countdown’, we’re boldly going to explore some post-work options where you may not have gone before.
More and more people are finding an ingenious way to beat the taxman – and the government’s doing nothing to stop them. In fact, they’re actively encouraging it. Welcome to one of the world’s safest and most profitable tax havens: your pension. Every so often we hear about another celebrity or public figure who’s been
The way we fund our retirement is changing beyond recognition, with many of the new reforms coming into effect from 6th April this year. But the increased range of choice perhaps creates the potential for confusion and an even greater need for professional advice. Armstrong Watson Financial Planning gives us a simple summary of the
Most people will face a drop in income when they retire, but the trick is to minimising that impact by planning now and planning well. Coming up to retirement? Download the unbiased.co.uk pre-retirement checklist For all but a lucky few, the transition from being part of the working population into retirement invariably means a reduction
Navigating your way through the retirement-planning maze can be stressful. Don’t do it alone, seek professional advice for protection and guidance.
New research from True Potential reveals pension pots may run dry after five years. The study has also found that Brits are only saving a quarter of the amount needed for retirement. True Potential have quoted £469,140, to be the ideal total for savers to draw down their pensions income over 20 years. Which means
Post-Budget, many are questioning whether they need to purchase an annuity. But Mark Brownridge explains why they’re still a highly-relevant option.
It’s never too early to start thinking about how you’re going to fund your future. But as we inch closer to drawing our pension, what are your crucial action points? The latest government shakeup of pensions has created new opportunities for those coming up to retirement. The options are increasing, giving you greater access to
There is no doubt funding the cost of long-term care is becoming an increasingly important consideration for many families across the UK. Here’s what you should be thinking about.
What should you be thinking about when it comes to your future care? The upset and problems of long-term care can be dealt with in advance to give you.