Articles by Rachel Lacey

HMRC confirms how Scottish tax changes will impact pension contributions

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

Following the announcement of a change to income tax rules in Scotland last December, HMRC has now confirmed how the overhaul will impact pension savers north of the border.

Best performing fund sectors for Isa investors revealed

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

China and smaller companies have offered investors in stocks and shares individual savings accounts (Isa) the highest returns since the tax-free savings wrappers were launched on 6 April 1999.

Three in four parents worry about adult kids’ finances

Monday, 12 February 2018 | News

Three-quarters (76%) of parents still feel responsible for their children’s financial security once they’ve grown up, according to new research from Legal & General.

2018 issue of How to Retire in Style hits news stands

Thursday, 08 February 2018 | News

The 2018 issue of How to Retire in Style is now sale. Published by Moneywise, How to Retire in Style is the ultimate guide to retirement income planning.

Get the best pension income for you

Wednesday, 07 February 2018 | Article

The days of being told what to do with your pension are long gone. Now you can make the most of your hard-earned savings with a plan that suits you and your lifestyle.

Suffragette centenary: Start saving early to beat the gender pension gap

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | News

One hundred years ago today women were given the right to vote.

Your top 10 pensions questions answered

Monday, 05 February 2018 | Article

From tax-free cash to allowances, transfers and annuities, we tackle your top 10 questions on the current pension rules and what they mean for your income options in retirement.

Electricity workers set to become pensions test case for Carillion

Monday, 05 February 2018 | News

A group of electricity workers employed by collapsed construction firm Carillion could become a test case for pension protections.

Over 50s plans failing to cover funeral costs

Monday, 05 February 2018 | News

Millions of families using over 50s plans to cover the cost of a funeral could find themselves with a hefty bill when their loved ones die, according to new research from Co-op Funeral Care.

One in five retiring in debt

Friday, 02 February 2018 | News

One in five people retiring this year will be in debt, according to the Prudential’s Class of 2018 survey, owing an average of £33,900.