pensions

"Don't give your kids too much money before you die," warns top adviser

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | Article

Tempted to pass on assets to your children to dodge care costs and inheritance tax? Find out why one top financial planner is warning you to err on the side of caution.

Regulator adopts softer stance on final salary transfers

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published new proposals on advice relating to pension transfers, primarily for transfers from defined benefit (DB) to defined contribution (DC) pension schemes.

Queen’s Speech 2017: What it means for your money

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

Moneywise's Helen Knapman and Hannah Nemeth round...

Retirees can look forward to £26k tax-free cash

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

More than half of people (54%) approaching retirement plan to take the 25% of their pension pot that they are permitted to take as tax free cash, according to Aegon’s latest UK Readiness Report.

No one today should have to live in a pension wasteland

Thursday, 15 June 2017 | Article

“JE NE REGRETTE RIEN.” So sang French chanteuse Edith Piaf in 1959. “I do not regret anything.” I wish I could say the same about my personal finance life.

New Work and Pensions Secretary has tough challenge ahead

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

David Gauke, the MP for South West Hertfordshire, has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for Work and Pensions in Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle.

Read our 10 most popular stories from May 2017

Thursday, 01 June 2017 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by checking our 10 most popular stories on Moneywise.co.uk in May 2017.

Pension deficits costing workers £200 a year

Monday, 22 May 2017 | News

The cost of keeping defined benefit pension schemes afloat is costing the average worker £200 a year in lost income, according to a new report from the Resolution Foundation.

The Conservative Manifesto: what it means for your finances

Thursday, 18 May 2017 | Article

Prime Minister and Conservative (Tory) leader Theresa May has today published her party’s 2017 manifesto ahead of the general election on 8 June.

The Liberal Democrat Manifesto: what it means for your finances

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 | Article

Liberal Democrat (Lib Dem) leader Tim Farron has today published his party’s 2017 manifesto ahead of the general election on 8 June.