Pension freedom

Pension freedom

Over one million UK savers embrace relaxation of rules The Government’s announcement on the relaxation of pension rules changed the investment landscape and pension freedoms show no sign of losing their popularity. HM Revenue & Customs latest figures[1] on the...
Pensions: why have one, what do they mean for your future and what is the alternative?

Pensions: why have one, what do they mean for your future and what is the alternative?

The Office of National Statistics ONS, has revealed that just under 50% of people do not have any private pensions. This means that when they retire, they will be relying on the State or any investments they have to fund their income. Pension companies are struggling...
How to write your will so that your family actually gets what you want to give them and how to avoid common mistakes

How to write your will so that your family actually gets what you want to give them and how to avoid common mistakes

Plenty of people tell you to make a will especially when you have children, they say, make a will before it’s too late so you can protect your family. However not many people tell you what you need to write and how to write it, so experts are now saying that a badly...
Why silence isn’t necessarily bliss

Why silence isn’t necessarily bliss

Over six million adults refuse to discuss their will with loved ones Making a will is very important if you care what happens to your money and your belongings after you die, and most of us do. But have you tried to talk with your parents about their will? If that...