Pension or property – which is best to fund your retirement?
20 September 2023|6 min
It’s a question many of us face when we think about funding our retirement – whether to invest in property, downsize your home, or focus more on a personal pension. Here are the pros and cons of each route to creating a stronger financial future.
The pensions market in 2023: your views
11 September 2023|5 min
In order to better understand the needs and concerns of the UK public, we asked 2,000 UK adults about their retirement plans, with some fascinating insights. Here we talk about some of the key highlights and some possible steps if you find yourself in a similar situation.
A guide to tracing, consolidating and transferring your pensions
16 June 2023|6 min
With many of us having multiple workplace pensions from the different jobs we’ve held, as well as perhaps a personal pension, planning for your retirement can sometimes feel overwhelming. Here’s our guide on how to get a clearer view, including consolidating old pensions into one pot.
Budget 2023: Changes ahead for pensions
15 March 2023|4 min
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt unveiled the government’s Budget today, which outlined its plans for spending and revenue raising from the next tax year and beyond. There were some significant changes to pensions announced, which could have an impact on the way you plan for retirement.
Should you use flexible drawdown in retirement?
24 November 2022|6 min
More people are accessing their pension pots using something called “flexible drawdown”. Despite growing in popularity, there’s still some confusion around when and how to use it, and the longer-term impact it can have on your pension pot and retirement plans.
Why socially responsible investing (SRI) could be the most prudent plan for your pension
10 November 2022|6 min
Momentum behind socially responsible investing (SRI) has grown tremendously in recent years, and as a trend rooted in long-term change it can be an ideal strategy to consider when investing for your retirement. So, what impact can a socially responsible pension really have?