Spring Budget 2017 – What It Means For Pensioners And Over 50s

Pension savers breathed a sigh of relief as fears that Chancellor Philip Hammond would use the Spring Budget to slash pension tax breaks proved unfounded….

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Chancellor’s Autumn Statement 2016 – what it means for pensioners and over 50s

Over 50s magazine, holiday and insurance group Saga has examined the Autumn Statement announcements, its impact on the over 50s and who might be the winners…

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Black Friday 2016 Deals

This is where we’ll update who is running Black Friday deals in 2016, what promotion or sale they are offering and when, so you can…

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State pension age could rise faster than expected

Workers approaching retirement have new worries that the state pension age will be delayed until their mid 70s due to an independent review requested by the…

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Council tax rises announced for 2016

  Local councils are planning to raise council tax by up to 4% in 2016, which could mean many households have to pay an extra…

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What price, good financial advice?

By James Daley, Managing Director of FairerFinance.com and former Editor of Which? Money magazine   Financial advisers are still failing to make it clear how…

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Pensioner Bonds – savings for over 65s

“Pensioner Bonds” currently provide savers over 65 with significantly higher interest rates than those on the high street. They are popular for paying higher interest than…

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Life insurance over 50 no medical – is it right for you?

Life insurance is important part of financial planning, and can be even more so as you get older. Even if you no longer have financial dependents, you…

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Are savers moving cash from pensions to NISAs?

  In recent years, due to declining annuity rates, the return from pension savings has significantly reduced for many. This has led to increasing dissatisfaction with…

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Keep Warm for Less with Winter Fuel Payments

With energy bills remaining stubbornly high, ensure you’re fully informed of the financial assistance available from the government to help keep your heating costs down…

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