Saving for retirement – ignorance is not bliss

Saving for retirement – When it comes to saving for retirement, ignorance very rarely results in bliss. No one really chooses to work into their golden years, but the reality is that many people have to if they wish to continue their current standard of living. Auto enrolled pensions have been introduced by the government […]  Continue reading

How much will you spend in Retirement?

This is often one of the most challenging questions faced by those approaching retirement. Recent research (1) has concluded that the average cost of being a pensioner is £11,620 a year. This figure represents an increase of £420, up 3.75% on last year. As might be expected, there are marked regional variations. Those living in Wales spend £9,990 […]  Continue reading