How do you view retirement?

How do you view retirement?

We all have different ideas about retirement. Some of us look forward to it as a time of freedom, while others are a little more uncertain. Some may even refrain from thinking about it because of the outdated negative connotations attached. However, retirement can be...
Retirement countdown: are you ready?

Retirement countdown: are you ready?

Ten Retirement is a funny old thing. For the majority of our lives and careers it is something that we tend to subconsciously shy away from. Retirement is either something we do not want to think too much about, or it is a phase in our lives we have little interest...
New year 2022: a time to look long-term?

New year 2022: a time to look long-term?

The beginning of a new year is traditionally a time for new year’s resolutions. And, as we venture cautiously into 2022, many of us will be setting goals around enhancing our finances. We left 2021 expecting to have to tighten our belts as far as money is concerned –...
Can I retire early?

Can I retire early?

Milestones are an important part of life. And as we get older, we start planning for the big one: retirement. Whatever your retirement plan looks like – be it travelling to places you’ve never been, making family memories, or enjoying a peaceful, comfortable life – it...
How to find lost pensions and enhance your future

How to find lost pensions and enhance your future

Many people don’t start thinking about their pensions until later in life. Even after years of making contributions and the hard work you put into saving, old pension schemes can be hard to keep track of. Forgetting about old pensions is so common in fact, that it has...