Archive for May, 2011

Take a more flexible approach to retirement

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

How the new rule changes could affect your future planning

As life expectancy rates in the UK continue to rise, the coalition Government estimates that nearly one in five people will live to see their 100th birthday. Radical legislation will attempt to ensure pension savings are sufficient for these retirees, which in turn will help reduce the burden on the state. (more…)

Get your pension planning back on track

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

Are you financially prepared for retirement?

If you are a 50-something, are you financially prepared for retirement? It is estimated that one third of people in this age group have no retirement savings at all. However, the plans you make in the final approach to retirement can have the most significant impact on the size of your eventual pension. (more…)