When looking at options for funding your retirement, it’s important to understand that your pension pot will be invested – and as with all investments, your capital is at risk.
When nearing retirement we face the challenge of ensuring our funds will last. Increasing numbers of UK homeowners have been looking for alternative methods to increase their income in retirement and are turning to their property to supplement their pensions.
In recent years final salary pension schemes have been phased out by employers because people are living for longer and the uncrystallised liabilities are wreaking havoc with corporate balance sheets. Robert Blumberger explains why this is happening and sounds a cautionary note for those attracted to the idea of transferring.
Recent research found that employee engagement and productivity is HR leader’s primary concerns. Could an online benefits portal be the answer?
78% of adults would ‘rather be safe than sorry’ when it comes to their finances. Yet 65% have no life insurance or protection cover. So what’s causing this gap?
A growing trend in working life is for people to begin businesses later on in life, sometimes to phase their retirement or to earn extra income in retirement. Steve Blissett of Rodliffe Accounting outlines best practice for starting a new business and sheds light on the technology simplifying accountancy for business owners.