Could equity release fund your future?

Freeing up funds or releasing money tied up in your home

For some people in the future using their home to fund their retirement is likely to become more commonplace, whether that’s by downsizing to free up funds or releasing money tied up in their home through products like lifetime mortgages.

Missing midlife workers

Redundancy pushes over 50s out of the workforce

The economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic has made Britain’s workforce smaller, with a sharp rise in early retirement among older workers

What’s your magic number?

Keeping up your current lifestyle and enjoying your golden years

People planning for retirement should think hard about what they want to do when they eventually stop work. It is helpful to have a good idea of the lifestyle you want, how much it will cost and how you are going to pay for it.

Saving for a rainy day

What’s the right emergency fund amount for you?

An emergency fund is money you put aside to cover a financial shock. This could be losing your job, or a large, unexpected expense. Building an emergency fund can help prevent you needing to borrow money or make difficult financial decisions in those moments, by giving you savings to fall back on.