Ashley Shepherd is the founder and managing director at Over50choices. With over 30 years’ experience in financial services, he has held senior roles in building societies, banks and insurance companies.
When it comes to the death of a partner our blinkered approach to the impact it will almost certainly have on our lives
Its not difficult to see why the maximum payout of pound;700 from the Social Funeral Fund is demisery.
An increasing number of older savers are now looking at prepaid funeral plans
A staggering pound;576m has been borrowed from payday loans to pay for loved ones funerals over the past 5 years
what we consider is the sensible thing and compare the market for travel insurance
Shopping around for the best energy deal will save you money, but can you really be bothered
These changes to the state pension follow the significant changes to private pension arrangements
Shocking truth number 4, funeral plans are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority
Downsizing is what many people consider at some stage in their lives; especially as they are nearing or in their retirement years
The key question how much is my house worth becomes more important when we are approaching our later years amp; making preparations for retirement planning
There is a state funded Social Fund Funeral Payment system in place but it hasn#39;t been updated for many years.
Writing a will allows you to keep control of your assets after you die. Prepaid probate could save your estate money. Read more
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