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Pensions
June 2021
Increase In Pension Age
Pensions
June 2021
It’s all about the planning, now and in the future. The government has confirmed that it plans to increase the minimum pension age at which benefits under registered pension schemes can generally be accessed, without a tax penalty, from age 55 to age 57 commencing 6 April 2028. Read full article
Pensions
June 2021
Busting the myths about pensions
Pensions
June 2021
Reinvent your future to make it work for you. Whether you are already approaching retirement age, or that's a long way in the future, time flies and it’s important to know your pension is going to provide the lifestyle you want once you stop working. Pension legislation is extremely complex and it’s not realistic to expect everyone to understand it completely. But, since we all hope to retire one day, it is important to get to grips with some of the basics. Read full article
Pensions
May 2021
‘Future self’
Pensions
May 2021
Boosting future retirement savings Young people are faced with a unique set of challenges when it comes to saving for retirement. One of these is perception. They can often think of their ‘future self’ as a different person and so may prefer holding on to their income for more immediate priorities, like a first home deposit, rather than saving for someone they perceive as a stranger. Read full article
Pensions
May 2021
Pension Freedoms
Pensions
May 2021
Options to improve your financial wellbeing in later life. Half of Britons aged 55 and over (51%) admit they know little about the pension freedom rules introduced in April 2015, according to research[1].  A further one in ten (10%) over-55s say they know nothing at all about the changes, which represented a complete shake-up of the UK's pensions system five years ago[1]. Read full article
Pensions
April 2021
Guide to Pension Consolidation
Pensions
April 2021
Managing your retirement savings in one place One thing retirement is not, is an age. Not any more anyway. Gone are the days of being told to stop working one day and pick up your pension the next. Today you have new pension freedoms to decide when and how you retire. Read full article
Pensions
March 2021
Download Fish Financial’s Guide to Pension Consolidation
Pensions
March 2021
See how the different pension consolidation options can tax-efficiently manage your retirement savings in one place. Download your free copy of Fish Financial Guide to Pension Consolidation here If you would like to discuss consolidating your pensions,… Read full article
Pensions
February 2021
Breaking up is hard to do
Pensions
February 2021
Managing the financial impact of divorce. When long-term relationships split up, there are a host of implications for mortgages, savings, tax and Wills requiring careful consideration to avoid hardship. If you are contemplating divorce, are in the middle of divorce proceedings or dissolving a civil registered partnership, it’s important to understand how the current economic and financial situation could affect you. Read full article
Pensions
January 2021
Mind the Gender Pension Gap!
Pensions
January 2021
What you can do to reduce a future financial shortfall. A lot has been made of the gender pay gap, but what’s not so well known is how this can affect women in retirement. Unsurprisingly, women often don’t fare as well as men when it comes to the savings they’ve built up for a healthy and economically stable retirement. Read full article
Pensions
January 2021
More over-55s forced to dip into pension pots
Pensions
January 2021
Understanding the different ways you can use your pension money The UK has seen a rise in the number of people accessing their pension pots or enquiring about doing so. People accessing their pension as a flexible income has increased by 56%[1] according to research since the first lockdown last year. The increase is due to people withdrawing after holding off when stock markets were volatile. Read full article
Pensions Retirement Planning
December 2020
Planning For Tomorrow, Today.
Pensions Retirement Planning
December 2020
4 pension facts to help you create a happy and wealthy retirement The future may seem far away. Regardless of your retirement goals, there are things you can do to increase your chances of success. It is important to look objectively at your plans and adapt them as your priorities change over the years and you go through different life events. Read full article

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