Pension Planning

It's important to plan ahead for your retirement. Here, we explain why pension planning is so critical, and describe some of the options available to you. This information is intended only as guidance. For advice on your specific circumstances, please get in touch.


Pensions & Divorce

Pensions & Divorce

With pensions being most people’s second-largest asset, they can become a major consideration in any divorce settlement.

The Value of Retirement Planning

The Value of Retirement Planning

We all know it’s important to plan for retirement, but many of us are still not planning well, or early enough.

What is a Personal Pension?

What is a Personal Pension?

Personal pensions may be suitable if you are self-employed, if you are not working but can afford to put aside money for retirement, or even in addition to a company pension.

How Personal Pensions work

How Personal Pensions work

The fundamental idea of a personal pension plan is simple. You put money into a savings fund and it hopefully grows in value. At retirement, you have several options which are usually designed to replace some (or all) of your employment income.

Pensions

Around 9,000 of the women are set to be granted a free bus pass
ABP, the Dutch government and education pension fund, has criticised the new Fair Pension Label (Eerlijk Pensioen Label, EPL) for presenting a one-sided image of sustainability policies in the industry
The pension fund ABP’s manager APG will incorporate the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark (CHRB), which scores companies’ performance on human rights, in its investment decisions
SIPP providers paid £3 billion more to pensioners than they picked up in contributions in the last three months of 2018
A surge of applications for probate - an important step to gain control over an estate after someone dies - is anticipated as executors try to beat hikes in charges of up to 2,700 per cent.