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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.

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Is there an Over 60 Life Insurance Plan? Image
12th Mar 2014

Is there an Over 60 Life Insurance Plan?

I frequently get asked whether there is a specific Over 60 Life Insurance plan available, that offers different benefits and terms than the guaranteed over 50 plan.

What do Billy Connolly and Ashley Shepherd have in Common? Image
06th Mar 2014

What do Billy Connolly and Ashley Shepherd have in Common?

Billy Connolly#39;s Big Send Off is on TV in May. The Big Yin had prostate cancer and now has Parkinson#39;s, Life isnt fair!

What is Guaranteed Life Insurance? Image
06th Mar 2014

What is Guaranteed Life Insurance?

Guaranteed life insurance is often associated with the Over 50 Life Insurance plan: guaranteed acceptance no medical insurance. Find out more

How to Get the Most from Over 50s Life Insurance Image
27th Feb 2014

How to Get the Most from Over 50s Life Insurance

Learn how you could get at least 40% more cover by exploring our Over 50s Life Insurance Infographic

Funeral Insurance – Help with funeral costs Image
20th Feb 2014

Funeral Insurance – Help with funeral costs

I have previously written a blog explaining the options when looking for funeral insurance, namely prepaid funeral plans and Over 50s life insurance, but how do you know which one to choose?

What’s the difference between a Guaranteed Over 50 Plan and Regular Whole of Life Insurance? Image
14th Feb 2014

What’s the difference between a Guaranteed Over 50 Plan and Regular Whole of Life Insurance?

Did you know that you could be at least 40% better off with a regular whole of life insurance plan. Read more to find out how.

Funeral Plan Review Part 5 – Liberty Funeral Plans from Funeral Planning Services Image
12th Feb 2014

Funeral Plan Review Part 5 – Liberty Funeral Plans from Funeral Planning Services

Funeral Plan Review for Liberty Funeral Plans from Funeral Planning Service Part 5. To see all reviews click here

Funeral Plan Review Part 2 – Golden Leaves Image
21st Jan 2014

Funeral Plan Review Part 2 – Golden Leaves

In the 2nd of my funeral plan reviews, I take a closer look at the prepaid plans on offer with Golden Leaves; who has launched a number of innovative funeral planning options

Funeral Plan Review Part 1 – Golden Charter Image
10th Jan 2014

Funeral Plan Review Part 1 – Golden Charter

Golden Charter Funeral Plans Review by Ashley Shepherd MD Over50choices

Funeral Plan Review – The UKs leading Funeral Plan Providers Image
13th Dec 2013

Funeral Plan Review – The UKs leading Funeral Plan Providers

Introductory UK Funeral Plan Review article. Read the full series to find the best funeral plan for you

Can a Prepaid Funeral Plan Really be an Investment? Image
30th Oct 2013

Can a Prepaid Funeral Plan Really be an Investment?

If you were to think about investment possibilities, a prepaid funeral plan would probably never enter your head. If you were to consider all the ways you can help your children through life, buying a prepaid funeral plan I am guessing wouldnrsquo;t be high on your agenda. If you were wanting to put plans in place that would protect your family, a prepaid funeral plan would quite possibly be the furthest thing from your mind. So can a Prepaid Funeral Plan really be an investment and how?

What is the Best Over 50 Life Insurance? Image
27th Oct 2013

What is the Best Over 50 Life Insurance?

Choosing an Over 50 life insurance plan can be difficult and quite frankly downright confusing. Not only can these types of products be shrouded in a world of insurance jargon; there are just so many options available. So exactly how do you work out what is the best Over 50 Life Insurance?

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