Who are the sandwich generation?

Saving for your own retirement is hard enough, but what happens when you’re still supporting children and elderly parents? You are probably part of the growing sandwich generation.  Continue reading

Managing income during retirement

People with defined benefit, or more commonly known as final salary pensions, have income options when they reach 55 years of age.  Continue reading

Don’t lose track of old pensions

If you have changed jobs a few times, moved home, or started a company pension scheme but forgotten about it when you switched employer, your savings could be part of an estimated £400m in unclaimed UK pensions.  Continue reading

Is the Retirement Age set to become even higher ?

Is the Retirement Age set to become even higher ? Millions of people in their 50s may have to work until the age of 68 following a shock pensions review. Ministers are considering a shake-up of the pensions timetable that could see the planned rise in the state pension age from 67 to 68 brought forward […]  Continue reading