How much do you know about Long Term Care?

In the UK, we’re enjoying an increasingly longer life expectancy as a result of higher living standards and advances in healthcare. While many older people can now expect to live to an advanced age in good health, it is inevitable that a proportion of this group will require additional care as they grow older – […]  Continue reading

‘Secret Accounts’ slow the probate process

The importance of leaving your affairs in order. According to the first Bereavement Index from probate software specialist Exizent#, many people fail to put their financial affairs in order before they die, leaving behind a ‘financial mess’ and a stressful experience for those tasked with administering their estate. The Index revealed that one in seven […]  Continue reading

Planning to retire in 2021?

Whether you had always been planning to retire this year, or COVID-19 has forced your hand, it’s never too late to get organised. We believe that retirement is something to be looked forward to after a lifetime of hard work – so don’t let it be overshadowed by financial concerns. We can help you quantify […]  Continue reading

A word of Warning……

“It won’t happen to me” – think again It’s so easy to watch the ads on TV about scams or see the consumer shows interviewing devastated people about their financial losses as victims of fraud, and think “it won’t happen to me”, but think again! In the year to September 2020, Action Fraud received over […]  Continue reading

Taking retirement income

When you consider accessing your pension pot there are many things to consider. Taking retirement income requires careful planning to make sure you have all financial bases covered.   Continue reading

A comfortable retirement

Enjoying a comfortable retirement is everyone’s dream, but the many factors that affect this goal mean that people need to save more than ever to cover costs as we all live longer.  Continue reading

Retirement fund for kids

The early bird catches the worm, and that’s certainly true of savings. Starting a retirement fund for kids after they are born will help to generate a pension pot that supports them in later life.  Continue reading

Essential retirement planning tips

The idea of retiring, taking things easier and enjoying pleasures you never had time for seems great. But not everyone can do that. Not everyone is financially prepared to stop working. Here are some checks and essential retirement planning tips to see if you’re ready to retire…  Continue reading

Avoid retirement regrets

Regrets, we’ve all had a few, but pension income shouldn’t be one of them. Hopefully, that’s where you will be as you arrive at retirement age.  Continue reading

Self-employed MUST plan for retirement

Freelancers, self-employed, small business owners and contractors all know that monies should be put aside for later life, but finding the cash to top up pension pots for retirement can be difficult.  Continue reading

What are retirement income targets?

How much money is enough, and how much income will your pension savings give you in retirement? Tough questions, and more people are using retirement income targets to help work through the numbers.  Continue reading

How much is enough to retire?

How much do you need to save to be able to enjoy a financially comfortable retirement? It’s the golden question. Too many people underestimate what they’ll need to retire, then realise when it’s too late…  Continue reading

Rewarding Finance Apprentice opportunity

Logic Wealth Planning is an award-winning company with a great reputation for customer care. We’re looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic Apprentice to join our friendly team in Heywood, near Bury.  Continue reading

Logic celebrates International Women’s Day

Logic celebrates International Women’s Day   These days, women can achieve anything men can – in sport, business, socially and during retirement. It wasn’t always that way. International Women’s Day celebrates the progress made, but calls for continued action to achieve gender parity in all aspects of life. International Women’s Day has been marked for over […]  Continue reading

Life and wealth planning the logical way  

Understanding what you want from life is the key to making the best financial choices. Investments should reflect your most deeply-held values but also suit your risk profile. That’s where a firm that asks questions, listens and understands can help. Welcome to Logic Wealth Planning… For some time advisors at Logic have started conversations with […]  Continue reading

Keeping your Pension Plan on Track 

 Keeping your Pension Plan on Track   – Is Your Pension Plan on Track ? The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has come up with a suggestion to help people keep their pension plans on track. It’s called for savings targets to be put in place to help individuals save enough for a good pension for their […]  Continue reading

Where will you live in Retirement?

WHERE WILL YOU LIVE IN RETIREMENT ? Later-life housing is a growing market, with around 60% of projected growth in households over the next two decades set to be among those aged 65 and over# Moving home at any age is almost always a stressful and emotionally-challenging time, and arguably the longer you leave it, […]  Continue reading

Market Outlook 2018

Market Outlook 2018 Architas was formed in 2008 to help investors meet their investment goals through their range of multi-manager solutions. At the time of writing, the total amount of assets managed and advised on by Architas totalled £23 billion.* Architas is a member of the global AXA Group, a worldwide leader in financial services with […]  Continue reading

Adviser clients are better off in retirement

Adviser clients are better off in retirement Clients of financial advisers can hope to be almost 39% a year better off in retirement. This is compared to those who opt to take financial decisions by themselves according to research by Dunstan Thomas. A survey by the firm found adviser clients could on average hope for a […]  Continue reading

Pay gap means women must save more

Pay gap means women must save more Pay gap means women must save more (3%) to get the same pension income. New research reveals that women will have to save an average of 3% more than men throughout their careers to enjoy the same income in retirement. Research carried out for Telegraph Money by Prudential, the pensions company, revealed […]  Continue reading