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5 May 2022

Misconceptions mean that 40% of homeowners don’t have life insurance

Do you have life insurance in place? A survey suggests that some homeowners are choosing not to take it out because of common misconceptions about how […]
5 May 2022

80% of over-55s don’t have a Power of Attorney in place. Overlooking this could place you in a vulnerable position

Do you have a Power of Attorney (PoA) in place? If you don’t, it could leave you in a vulnerable position if you’re unable to make […]
5 May 2022

4 valuable pension lessons younger generations can learn from the regrets of the over-50s

Those nearing retirement have plenty of lessons to teach younger generations. A survey asking over-50s how they feel about their pension and retirement plans has highlighted […]
5 May 2022

Typical worker approaching retirement is 58% short of their pension goal. Are you saving enough?

Figures suggest that workers nearing retirement could find they’re facing a significant income shortfall later in life. Understanding how your pension savings will add up before […]
22 April 2022

10 outstanding walks to enjoy during May to celebrate National Walking Month

May is National Walking Month and, as the weather starts to improve, it’s the perfect time to plan a hike in some of the UK’s most […]
22 April 2022

Landlords could benefit from purchasing eco-friendly homes ahead of proposed buy-to-let EPC change

A government proposal that would raise the minimum energy performance certificate (EPC) rating of buy-to-let properties is already influencing purchasing decisions. If you’re a landlord, thinking […]
22 April 2022

3 interesting pieces of data that show why you shouldn’t panic during market volatility

Over the last two years, investors have experienced a lot of volatility. If you’ve been tempted to change long-term plans, data can highlight why you shouldn’t […]
22 April 2022

“Midlifers” are hit by time and financial pressures. Financial planning can help balance your priorities

Individuals aged between 40 and 60 – dubbed “midlifers” – are facing time and financial pressures as they try to support their families. Many are feeling […]
22 April 2022

Why good retirement planning is about more than your pension and money

If you’re nearing retirement, you may be starting to think about planning the next stage of your life. What steps spring to mind? You may prioritise […]