Later Life: How to fund long-term care.

If you are researching how to pay for long-term care, for yourself or a loved one, then we can help you. We are a firm of Independent Financial Advisers (IFA’s) that specialise in Later Life issues, offering unbiased expert advice. How will an Independent Financial Adviser help? As a firm, we have a team that [...]

2019-07-24T16:54:19+01:00 July 11th, 2019|News|

Equity release. Unlock the money in your home.

It is true that most people’s financial wealth in the UK is tied up in their property. Many retired people consider themselves to be “cash poor but property rich”. To help you release this money, equity release can be used in later life to supplement pension income or used to finance major items of expenditure. [...]

2019-05-21T11:19:46+01:00 June 6th, 2019|News|

Later-life funding for long-term care.

With an ageing population, more people than ever are looking for ways to pay for later-life care. In this article, we will look at the options available and how we can help you with financial planning at what often is a difficult time. If you are not eligible for State funding you are referred to as  “self-funded”. [...]

2018-08-23T15:01:40+01:00 September 20th, 2018|News|

Flexi-access drawdown. Is it right for your pension?

Until about ten years ago most people bought an annuity with their pension "pots" on retirement. Over the years buying an annuity this has fallen out of favour. This has been due in part to the fact that many felt it was unfair that you needed to lock in your future pension returns at some [...]

2018-08-20T10:42:20+01:00 September 10th, 2018|News|

Trusts. Why would you need to set up a trust?

What is a trust? To start off with the technical stuff about a trust- A trust is legal arrangement which enables a person, known as “the settlor” to transfer the ownership of property, cash or shares to another person known as “the trustee” to hold on behalf of a third person known as the “the [...]

2018-02-21T15:51:35+01:00 May 1st, 2017|News|