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How to plan your retirement income

Someone once said that preparing for retirement was as big a challenge as starting your first job, and in many ways, it can be. In the early part of the last century, retirement was sadly often very short. Thanks to increasing life expectancy, people retiring today could be looking at several decades. That’s why more…

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The changing patterns of work

The patterns of our working lives have always been subject to change, but the pace is now more rapid than ever. This is particularly true when it comes to older workers who no longer view retirement as a fixed date. There was a time, not so long ago, when many people’s lives fell neatly into…

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Retiring abroad — things to consider

Retiring abroad is an ambition for many people, but 84% of UK adults over 55 say the outcome of the EU referendum has made it less likely they will move overseas when they retire.1 Depending on the terms that the government negotiate under Brexit, it is possible that UK citizens may lose the right to…

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