Please, Mr Chancellor!

The following article was first posted on 17th November Despite what the Communities Secretary said yesterday, it is not just the young who need help from the government. While the “already retired” have done very well from final salary pension funds and the...

Five Pension Myths

Myth No.1: I have never put money in a pension fund and it is too late to start I blame the Savings Industry for contributing to this myth. Contrary to popular belief, the most important time to save into a pension fund is your “middle” years. We have all...

Women and Pensions

The issues faced by women in saving for retirement are highlighted in the Women and Pensions Report just issued by The Pensions Advisory Service (“TPAS”). You should also read Ros Altmann’s blog on this (see the link and quote below). Ros is much...