Articles tagged "pensions"

  • Last updated: 04/06/2013 - 15:28
    Question and Answer by Philip Pearson

    Our expert explains to a reader who may not live until the state retirement age whether they can give their pension to a beneficiary.

  • Pension
    Last updated: 04/06/2013 - 14:52
    News by Ruth Emery

    Employees automatically enrolled into a company pension will not have their retirement pot reduced by charges from consultants, the government has said.

  • Elderly man
    Last updated: 03/06/2013 - 10:27
    News by Mark King

    The number of people in the UK saving for retirement is at an all-time low, according to a report by pension provider Scottish Widows.

  • Last updated: 31/05/2013 - 13:01

    Moneywise editor Mark King explains what pension liberation fraud is and outlines the steps you can take to ensure you don't become a victim.

  • Old person with no money
    Last updated: 22/05/2013 - 10:18
    News by Mark King

    One in seven people will have to rely on the state to provide them with an income during their retirement, worrying new research reveals.

  • Ask the experts
    Last updated: 21/05/2013 - 16:47
    Question and Answer by Justin Modray

    Our expert looks at what an AVC entails and advises a Moneywise reader what how to use it effectively.

  • Save for retirement
    Last updated: 16/05/2013 - 12:20
    News by Mark King

    A leading financial adviser is calling for people to start paying into a pension before it's too late, in the wake of government figures that show a huge leap in the number of over-65s who are still working.

  • Child looking out to sea
    Last updated: 29/05/2013 - 16:51
    Article by Faith Glasgow

    Junior ISAs are the obvious savings plan for children but a kid's pension could set them up for a very comfy retirement.

  • Old couple on beach
    Last updated: 09/05/2013 - 12:19
    News by Ruth Emery

    A flat-rate state pension will be introduced in April 2016 while a new retirement age of 67 will be brought forward, the government has announced.

  • Pensions
    Last updated: 07/05/2013 - 17:32
    Question and Answer by Peter Chadborn

    Our financial experts advises a Moneywise reader on whether it is in their interest to start switch their pension fund, which is entirely shares, into bonds.