Personal Finance for the Over 50s

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Will the second hand pension market take off?

The biggest problem with this scheme for a buyer of someone’s annuity is that payments will cease on that person’s death, not buyers

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Annuity rates take a dive!

Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse for annuities, the latest reports talk of further blows to the much maligned insurance plan.

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Annuities are dead - long live annuities!

In March 2014, the government made sweeping changes to the UK annuity market, giving the consumer greater control over their pension pot.

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How to Increase Your Retirement Income

‘How to increase your retirement income’, a question we would all undoubtedly like the answer to - Try the Annuity Calculator

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