After months of working remotely during lockdown many are returning to office life. You may be worried about safety, or curious about how your workspace has changed. Here are five things to expect from the transition.
Figures suggest eight in ten borrowers over 55 are struggling to secure a traditional mortgage. If you have mortgage debt remaining in retirement, there are still options available to you.
Research shows there are millions of small pension pots. It can make it difficult to keep track of retirement savings, but should you consolidate your pensions?
A Bank of England poll suggests the unemployment rate could reach 11%. If you are worried about your job situation, understanding the short and long-term impact on your financial security now can be beneficial.
Coming into unexpected money has the potential to transform your life if used wisely. Here are our five tips on how to use it to its full potential.
When we plan for the future, it’s also important to think about the unexpected things that might happen. No one wants to think about passing away before their time but doing so can enable you to take steps to secure your family’s future if needed. One option that is worth considering is family income benefit insurance.
Even with careful financial planning, shocks can happen. Often financial crises are unexpected and out of our control, so it’s important to have a safety net to fall back on. However, research suggests that most people don’t feel confident in their ability to overcome a financial crisis.
Planning for retirement should be an exciting time in your life. You’re able to give up work and focus on the things you enjoy. But what if your aspirations and financial expectations don’t line up with your partner’s? Creating a balance can help both of you feel fulfilled in the next stage of your life.
Young adults planning to head to university this year have faced more challenges than usual thanks to Covid-19. Yet, come September, thousands will still be heading to university and, for some, that will mean independence for the first time.
Every year older homeowners use Equity Release to help access millions of pounds to fund retirement. As property prices have risen significantly and time spent in retirement gets longer, it’s becoming an increasingly popular option. But is it one that’s right for you?