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23 Dec 2019
Are you likely to receive an inheritance? And if so, have you thought about what you'll do with the money? People's needs and priorities differ at various life stages, but buying or improving property is among the top three priorities for all age groups, new research shows.
16 Dec 2019
Promoting health and wellbeing in the workplace isn't just good for your employees: it makes sense from a business point of view. By helping to prevent stress and create a positive working environment, health and wellbeing initiatives can go a long way towards maximising employee engagement and…
09 Dec 2019
Financial planning can help you take stock of your life and finances and build up funds for the future, whatever your plans and expectations. But have you ever wondered about the actual value of financial advice? Well, according to new research from Royal London and the International Longevity…
04 Dec 2019
Employee Assistance Programmes (EAPs) -- often available as part of group risk policies -- are a popular way of providing employees with additional help and support. And new research shows that EAPs don't just improve the wellbeing of those who use them -- they also bring about a measurable Return…
02 Dec 2019
How familiar are your employees with the benefits available to them? From group life, group income protection and group critical illness, to financial education and health and wellbeing initiatives, it's important to make sure staff understand and make use of the benefits on offer.
25 Nov 2019
How much will you be able to withdraw from your retirement savings each year? If you opt for drawdown -- taking an income from your pension pot while leaving the rest invested, rather than buying an annuity -- it's important to make sure you keep enough invested to provide an income for life.…
11 Nov 2019
We all like to think we could spot a scam. But it's worth getting to know how fraudsters operate, and how to protect yourself and your pension savings. Pension scam victims lost an average of £82,000 last year, according to new research from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions…
04 Nov 2019
There has been a focus in various outlets on improving the general awareness of mental health in recent years, which has been a very positive step forward. Whilst we have not completely eradicated the 'stigma' that comes with it, more and more people are now comfortable talking about their mental…
28 Oct 2019
It pays to take professional advice about your retirement savings -- but don't just take our word for it! New research has found that retirees who did not take independent financial advice about their pensions were more likely to fully deplete their pension pot than those who sought advice.