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The importance of engaging with your pension early

You may put off thinking about your pension because retirement just seems too far away. Do you take a quick glance at the pension contribution line on your payslip but…

September Market Commentary

Introduction The defining image of August 2021 had little to do with the stock market on the surface, it was, of course, the withdrawal of British and American troops from…

Is there any reason to worry about Inflation?

If you’re the sort of person who likes their glass half-empty then there will be plenty of opportunities to find something to worry about at the moment. The recovery from…

Fighting the fear of early retirement

Statistics show that participation in the labour force by the 55+ age group is on the decline, partially due to the pandemic. The figures indicate that many people over 55…

Bridging the gender pension gap

The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics suggest that, on average, women earn around 16% less than men. This, of course, affects pension contributions and ultimately leaves women…

Will the Four Day Week become the New Normal?

The effect the pandemic has had on people’s mental health has been well documented. Many people have been juggling work, a home, a family, a relationship, as well as elderly…