How does the state pension work and what is the ‘triple lock’?

What are the rules about the state pension? Who gets what and when, and how is the value of the pension protected? What is the "triple lock"?...

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Oliver Jones 22nd June, 2017
Proposed revisions to the UK’s social care funding

A growing proportion of us will grow old and need care. But the cost of long term care is enormous so how will it be paid for?...

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Oliver Jones 16th June, 2017
How to protect your pension if you are a stay at home parent

If you are in charge of running the household you still need to plan your retirement and ensure you have a sufficient pension. Here are some pension options...

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Alex Hartley 4th May, 2017
Why do Britons find it so hard to save?

The need for instant self-gratification and to keep up with the Joneses is storing up serious trouble, Here's how to move to becoming a saver for your future....

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Alex Hartley 28th April, 2017
What are the prospects of retirement for those aged under 50?

Future retirement is not going to be the retirement we see today. We take a look at how things will change and encourage you to plan for your future....

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Alex Hartley 4th March, 2017
How much pension should I save for retirement?

It's so important to plan your pension so you have enough in retirement. Do it now so you don't have any regrets and can complete your bucket list...

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Oliver Jones 16th August, 2016
Plan for your retirement now – it’s more important than ever

You have a 50% chance of living to be 90. You could live even longer. Want retirement at 65 then you need a big pension pot. Earlier you plan the better....

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Oliver Jones 22nd July, 2016
Why your pension could be at risk

Work place pensions are being introduced to ensure more people have savings ready for their retirement. But it is emerging that some schemes are at risk. Is you...

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Alex Hartley 7th April, 2016
How to Live Comfortably in Retirement

Everyone's dream is to retire with enough money put aside for it to be an enjoyable and stress-free time. So, get planning and get preparing. Here are our thoug...

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Alex Hartley 27th January, 2016


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