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Your Pension – Don’t Kill the Goose!

Your Pension – Don’t Kill the Goose!

A decision on your pension can take only a moment, but you might have three decades to regret it. New market figures suggest that many people just aren’t giving this process the necessary attention, and could be damaging their retirement prospects. Y…

Are We More Loyal to Our Banks Than Our Spouses?

Are We More Loyal to Our Banks Than Our Spouses?

Is it true that we’re more likely to dump our partners than we are to change our bank accounts? Although most of us would nod at the adage “a change is as good as a rest”, it’s unlikely that we truly believe it, at least when it comes to our bank accou…

How to Avoid Your Pension Becoming Shipwrecked

How to Avoid Your Pension Becoming Shipwrecked

Ready to set sail for pension freedom? Then watch out for those rocks. There are more ways than ever to get the kind of retirement you dream of – but for a whole generation these are uncharted waters. Here are seven reasons why you may need an expert…

Six Ways to Light up Your Investments This Summer

Six Ways to Light up Your Investments This Summer

Whether it’s a barbecue summer or not, here are some tips for fanning the flames of your portfolio – without getting your fingers burned. Over to Sally, our al fresco investor: Hi! Lovely to see you, come on in. Ooh, you made couscous salad! Just pop…

A Glowing Tan Without Financial Burn

A Glowing Tan Without Financial Burn

Fees and hidden costs for using credit and debit cards abroad are increasing. Make sure you don’t return home to some blistering bills. Having survived the winter and made it through the spring, the sun has finally got its hat on! Summer is here and…

The Secrets to Choosing the Best Investment Funds

The Secrets to Choosing the Best Investment Funds

Most people have some form of investments. Whether it’s in a stocks and shares ISA, in a pension or a general investment account, we all hope our investments will provide us with a decent return and increase our wealth so we can afford the things we need i…

How to Avoid Pension Rip Offs

How to Avoid Pension Rip Offs

With new freedoms come new risks Last week’s BBC Panorama show entitled ‘Pension Rip Offs Exposed’ highlighted a conundrum for people saving for their retirement. The reality is there are a lot of excellent pensions doing a great job for investors that w…

8 Reasons Your Pension May Not Be Fit for Purpose

8 Reasons Your Pension May Not Be Fit for Purpose

For most people, their pensions are likely to be their primary source of income in retirement. With average life expectancy in the UK rising all the time, pensions will have to fund our lifestyles for an even longer period. With this in mind, it is crucial…

How to Choose a Great Financial Adviser

How to Choose a Great Financial Adviser

We’ve heard from many people that finding a good financial adviser or financial planner can be a daunting task. There are many pitfalls to watch out for and a myriad of options so how do you know who is right for you? We’ve tried to summarise the main thin…

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