After decades of building up your pension pot, that last thing you want is to run out of money in retirement. Should you buy an annuity or opt for income drawdown?
Your retirement is when you can finally put yourself first after years of sacrifice, but is a lack of pension planning putting this freedom at risk?
Often described as a political football, the pension landscape has been overhauled by a government tasked with the unenviable job of tackling an aging population that isn’t saving enough for retirement in an era of rock-bottom interest rates. The state pension age was recently increased from 67 to 68 for those in their 40s. You’ll […]
This week I was one of the six million 39-47 year olds that discovered they’d be receiving the state pension at 68 rather than 67. When something isn’t set to impact you for 20 or 30 years it’s easy to brush off the announcement, and what’s one extra year anyway? But there are steps an […]
Why your fifties is the perfect time to reprioritise and look after the future you.