Retirement lifestyle

The ideal retirement would cost £650k

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 | News

Brits would need more than £650,000 to retire in their ideal manner, according to research.

Care home costs rocket to £29k a year

Monday, 18 August 2014 | News

A single room in a UK care home now costs £28,666 a year on average - 54% more than the average pensioner's income.

Brits' favourite retirement hotspots

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 | News

Spain is the retirement hotspot of choice for more than a quarter of the 3 million Brits planning to retire in Europe, according to a new poll.

Majority of retirees keen to take lump sum

Friday, 25 July 2014 | News

More than three-quarters of pension clients have expressed an interest in taking their pension as a lump sum, new research has revealed.

Fidelity launches consumer retirement guidance website

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 | News

Fidelity Worldwide Investment has launched an online Retirement Service aimed at individuals looking for guidance and advice on how to convert their pension into an income for life.

Government champion calls for a 'retirement revolution'

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 | News

A person's age shouldn't define their ability to earn or learn, said Ros Altmann as she called for social revolution when it comes to retirement.

Outlook a little rosier for retirement income prospects

Wednesday, 09 July 2014 | News

People retiring in 2014 are anticipating an average income of £15,800 - around £500 higher than those who retired last year, according to the Prudential's 'Class of 2014' study.

£17,500 a year is all people expect in retirement

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 | News

People's expectations of retirement are relatively modest with the top three desires being able to pay off debt, taking an annual two-week holiday abroad and being able to run a car.

Concerns over retirement finances revealed

Friday, 13 June 2014 | News

Nearly two-thirds of Brits are worried about a lack of money in retirement, new research has revealed.

Retirement hobbies set to outstrip inflation

Thursday, 05 June 2014 | News

The cost of your hobbies is likely to outstrip inflation by the time today's workers reach retirement, new research has found.