Enhanced Lifetime Mortgage. Could you benefit from one?

By John Cossons, Mortgage Adviser at Anstee & Co. I have recently been talking to clients who have an existing interest-only mortgage on their property. This is now due to be repaid and they would like to consider how to raise the money now that they have retired. The options are that they take out [...]

2021-02-16T15:10:43+00:00February 17th, 2021|News, Uncategorised|

Should I continue to take an income from my pensions?

By Rachel Efetha, Chartered Financial Planner with Anstee & Co. Should you continue to take an income from your pensions? All clients taking, or considering taking, flexible withdrawals from their pensions during this uncertain time should be aware of the danger of ‘pound cost ravaging’ and its potential to deplete your funds too quickly. What [...]

2020-04-21T12:36:39+01:00May 4th, 2020|Uncategorised|

Financial Planning: When might you need it?

The idea that financial planning advice is only relevant for a few very wealthy people is a common misunderstanding. Working with an Independent Financial Adviser at key times of your life can have a beneficial impact on your financial wellbeing. That saying, "we don't plan to fail, but we fail to plan", has never been [...]

2020-02-11T16:08:36+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Uncategorised|

Protection for when the unexpected happens.

By Rachel Efetha, Chartered Financial Planner with Anstee & Co. I’d like to tell you about my client David.  Eight years ago, his wife, Kath, was hit by a car when their youngest son was just two weeks old.  She was in a coma for six months and is now severely brain-damaged.  David had to [...]

2019-10-15T16:55:24+01:00October 21st, 2019|Uncategorised|