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Jan 28, 2021

Retirement planning challenges and tips for mixed age couples

The average age gap between opposite-sex couples is two-three years but many partners have...
Jan 08, 2021

BLOG: Top tips for pension planning if you’re self-employed

Whether you’re a freelancer, contractor, sole trader or small business owner, the chance...
Nov 27, 2020

Five alternative ways to make your pension work harder

The introduction of the pension freedoms in 2015 brought with it a greater choice of produ...
Nov 23, 2020

Five possible tax hikes in 2021 and how to prepare for them today

As the government looks to unwind monetary support and pay back the mounting debt from cor...

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Nov 20, 2020

‘Death bed marriages’ are on the rise: What you need to know

Oct 09, 2020

BLOG: How to understand and navigate pension allowances

Sep 21, 2020

World Alzheimer’s Day: A Lasting Power of Attorney can help mitigate the vulnerabilities

Aug 20, 2020

Five tips for retirement planning during a recession

Jun 19, 2020

BLOG: What to consider when financially gifting

May 14, 2020

BLOG: Why a general power of attorney can be worth its weight in gold during Covid-19

May 12, 2020

Divorce in lockdown: is it possible?

May 07, 2020

BLOG: Lockdown lessons for teenagers to save for a happy retirement

May 06, 2020

£20bn languishing in unclaimed pension pots due to home moves

Apr 16, 2020

The coronavirus-related losses that can reduce tax bills

Mar 30, 2020

Retiring during market downturn? Top tips

Feb 07, 2020

Seven points to help navigate your retirement journey

Feb 06, 2020

Surviving spouse entitled to greater share of estate if no will in place

Jan 08, 2020

Plan what will happen to your pension when you die

Nov 25, 2019

BLOG: It’s time to bring the pensions dinosaurs into the 21st century

Nov 20, 2019

Is your financial health check overdue?


May 14, 2021

Clampdown on social media pension scammers

The government is trying shut the door on social media scammers trying to plunder people...
May 13, 2021

Blog: It’s difficult not to feel pessimistic about my pension

May 11, 2021

Workplace pension participation stalls

May 05, 2021

Multi-jobbers missing out on millions in pension contributions

People who hold more than one job are at risk of a poorer retirement due to missing out on...
May 04, 2021

Pension firms to be forced to book ‘guidance’ sessions for savers

Apr 26, 2021

Why parents should increase their pension contributions

Average household holds £4,353 in ‘excess’ savings

After a year of lockdowns, average savings have rocketed, but many savers may face penalties when it comes to...
Average household holds £4,353 in 'excess' savings

Sky warned about end-of-contract notification breach

Ofcom has found there are “reasonable grounds to believe” that Sky may have broken consumer protection rules r...
Sky warned about end-of-contract notification breach

Could you make a Dieselgate claim?

An estimated 500,000 Mercedes-Benz owners could each be eligible to claim compensation of up to £96,000.
Could you make a Dieselgate claim?

Ryanair jetting towards US flights for £10

Ryanair is on course to achieve its long-held ambition of offering transatlantic flights to the US – and the...

Investing in car parks: a good vehicle for income seekers?

As the search for income continues, many investors are turning to alternatives, with car parks becoming increa...

A quick guide to guarantor loans – in association with Guarantor Loan Comparison

Considering a guarantor loan or becoming a guarantor yourself? Read our essential guide...

Results round-up: Companies to watch this week

Mulberry and more will face the music this week.

Product launches of the week

Select Property Group, Schroders, Leeds Building Society and more have exciting news this week.

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