Articles tagged "pensions"

  • Last updated: 09/07/2013 - 17:02
    Article by Ruth Emery

    Pensions expert Dr Ros Altmann talks to Ruth Emery about money-printing schemes, the annuities mess, getting ahead of the demographic curve and more.

  • Last updated: 22/01/2014 - 13:41
    Question and Answer by Patrick Connolly

    Our expert dispels the "common misconception" that you should withdraw the maximum tax-free lump sum from your pension for a Moneywise reader.

  • Pension definition
    Last updated: 03/07/2013 - 11:56
    News by Nigel Green

    deVere Group's Nigel Green says misinformation and lies have caused confusion about pensions. He aims to dispel the most common misconceptions.

  • Last updated: 22/07/2013 - 09:43
    Article by Faith Glasgow

    Around £3 billion is sitting in forgotten or lost pensions. So if you've had multiple jobs, it's time to keep tabs on your cash.

  • coins in purse
    Last updated: 27/06/2013 - 12:07
    News by Holly Black

    Nearly two million retirees have less disposable income than an 11-year-old child, according to research from insurer LV=.

  • Pensions
    Last updated: 25/06/2013 - 17:13
    Question and Answer by Justin Modray

    We advise a reader on the benefits and disadvantages of paying into a pension pot and possible annuity options.

  • Broken piggy bank
    Last updated: 17/06/2013 - 12:57
    News by Mark King

    Two thirds of retirees who rely on savings and investments to fund their retirement have seen their income fall in the last two years. On average, retirees have seen a drop in income of £2,400 a year, according to Investec Wealth & Investment.

  • Senior worker
    Last updated: 12/06/2013 - 16:34
    News by Holly Black

    The number of people aged 65 or over and still in employment has tipped over one million for the first time, according to the Office for National Statistics.

  • Pension wordsearch
    Last updated: 05/11/2013 - 17:39
    Article by Mark King

    The recession has seen a rise in fraudsters targeting and robbing people of their retirement savings. Mark King looks in detail at the pension liberators who could make your retirement a misery.

  • Old person with no money
    Last updated: 10/06/2013 - 16:45
    News by Mark King

    Annuity rates have plummeted by almost 30% since the Bank of England began a program of quantitative easing four years ago that was designed to kickstart the ailing British economy.