Posts In Retirement Planning
Running out of money when we are no longer capable of earning is a grim prospect which flits across our minds more and more as we get older. Most people are right to worry - the average person’s savings are generally insufficient to sustain their desired lifestyle once retired! Joe Regan explains why it's crucial to plan for your retirement NOW.
A lot of people would love to retire as a millionaire but most of us dismiss it as a pipe dream. However, if you start early enough and show some dedication to saving, it really isn’t. Check out Jamie Bubb-Sacklyn's latest blog to find out how you can reach millionaire status more easily than you think.
Do you know how much retirement income your pensions will provide? Many people will suspect their existing pensions won’t be enough. Unfortunately, they may well be right. Most of us are saving less than we need to for the retirement income we would like to have. In his latest blog, Jamie Bubb-Sacklyn has put together a six-step guide could help you get your retirement planning on track.
For expats who relocate every two to three years through their jobs, it's no wonder that this ‘short-term placement syndrome’ creates a great deal of uncertainty when it comes to financial planning. Carl Turner discusses why it's important for expats to set clear financial goals with expert tips on how to do this.
Tom Henson talks about how making small changes to your spending habits can free up cash to save for your retirement.
There are millions of people around the world assuming that they are going to be able to retire in their early sixties with enough to live off until they breathe their last. In his debut blog, Infinity's Tom Henson discusses people's incorrect assumptions about money and why saving regularly for your retirement is more essential than you think.
Latin America is a popular choice for international expatriate retirees and it is not difficult to see why. Carl Turner lists the top five retirement hotspots across the continent according to the International Living Retirement Index 2017.
The end of your working life can be an exciting time, and more and more expats are moving to another country to to make a nest egg go further. Asia is hard to beat when choosing a retirement destination - Carl Turner lists the best countries for expats to retire in Asia and what makes them so appealing.
Infinity's Sam Barrie looks at the UK's Financial Conduct Authority's warning to firms about misleading or unscrupulous advice about pension transfers and why 50% of the time he recommends that pensions are best kept in the UK.
Infinity's Sam Barrie takes a look at saving for retirement.
The laughter stops when there is no money in the pot!
Infinity's Lynda Calver outlines the potentially serious consequences of having a blasé attitude to financial planning.
In Joe Regan's debut post he looks at the power of compound interest something described by Albert Einstein as, 'the greatest mathematical discovery of all time'
Paul Dodd explains why life's complicated enough without trying to figure out your pension arrangements by yourself. Let a financial planner help lift the burden.
Figures from the United States show that millions of people are facing a serious financial shortfall for their retirement. Americans are not alone and, as Lynda Calver, reports everyone should ask themselves how they will fund their retirement.
UK pensioners need more than the state pension just to meet their most basic living requirements according to the latest figures. Philip Howell-Williams investigates.
A study published in the US reveals that the act of saving for your retirement is not only good for your financial health but can also aid your physical wellbeing. Paul Dodd investigates.
Philip Howell-Williams looks at why time is the key when it comes to working towards a comfortable retirement
Paul Dodd sees an end to a halcyon period for pensions and warns that people need to save for retirement.
UK citizens starting work today will not be able to claim their state pension until they reach 70, and already the government admits it's not enough to live on! Carl Turner explains that if you have higher ambitions for your retirement it's time to start saving now.