Planning for Retirement

Silver Dreams Or Silver Dread - Why Aren't We Looking Forward To Retirement?

Jane Ashcroft | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Ashcroft

In reality older age is often a time of great happiness, free of many of the stresses and anxieties of younger people. But, this doesn't match the view of most people. My fear is that if we go into later life expecting the worst, that will become the reality.

There's More to Retirement Than Just the Finances!

Diana Moran | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Diana Moran

Whilst the money side of retirement is obviously very important to people, it's not the be all and end all - yet finances seems to be the focus of ALL the attention. As any retirees will know, and perhaps even more so any of you that are in the lead up to your retirement, there is plenty to worry about besides money.

Retirement Planning Seems a Distant Worry When your Children are Using Bicycle Stabilisers, but how can we Ensure the Wheels Don’t Come off When TheyâÃÂ

Christine Foyster | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK
Christine Foyster

All of this, unfortunately, suggests we're a nation of wishful thinkers: when it comes to our children our hearts are in the right place, but too often our money is not. Britain may be feeling the strain post-recession, but it's an all-too-common misconception that you need to be rich to have a financial plan.