Equity release

Stemming the tide: Why retirees have to look beyond pensions

The post-holiday cobwebs have hopefully been well and truly blown away now, if not by the return to work then certainly by the weather...

Make every client aware of these ten key dates in 2016

A number of key financial dates recur every year, and it's just as important your clients know about them than you do. From tax deadlines...
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Why FAMR is just as important as RDR

Pension freedom, hybrid solutions, second charge loans, UPFLS, DB, DC... the constantly changing landscape...

Chancellor sets date for Budget 2016

Chancellor George Osborne has announced next year's Budget will be presented on 16 March. Osborne (pictured) announced the date...

Life-enhancing elements of the lifetime mortgage ‘still ignored’

The John Lewis advert has aired so it’s official: Christmas is upon us. The champions of seasonal advertising have fired the starting pistol on the...

Autumn Statement 2015: Six things IFAs should look out for

Chancellor George Osborne will stand up in front of the Commons for the third time this year on Wednesday when he delivers his Spending...

‘Plain English’ financial planning service for over-50s launched

A financial planning and investment service offering regulated advice, guidance and execution-only services to the over-50s has been...

Why advisers should think differently about equity release

RTBQ. Believe it or not, that is one of the best pieces of advice I have ever been given. Seriously. It may look like a...

What do rising life expectancy and John Deere have in common?

While there is awareness over increased life expectancy in the...

Are baby boomers the ‘inbetweeners’ of retirement planning?

We've all heard plenty about the sandwich generation over the last few years. Their plight – caught between responsibilities for generations both above and below...
 

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Charlene Young: We’re on a pathway to hell…

Although the investment pathways proposals following the Retirement Outcomes Review (ROR) are largely aimed at direct customers – there are areas of the rules...