1st June 2021

Our Guide to the Future of Retirement

Welcome to our Guide to the Future of Retirement. The changes in the retirement landscape mean that many people today are having to adjust their outlook towards retirement. With more people living longer, expectations of retirement are being reshaped and there is no longer a one-size-fits-all approach to retirement planning.

To different people, retirement means different things. Retirement offers the gift of time to do the things that matter most. Whether that’s looking to continue to work in one capacity or another, embark on a new project or business venture, or stop work entirely.

Retirement is a very personal stage in all of our lives and it may also affect others, so it’s important to consider loved ones. Over the course of someone’s retirement, there may be a change over the course of someones retirement to their family situation, including changes due to death or divorce, or perhaps welcoming new partners and possibly grandchildren.

If you are approaching retirement age, it’s important to know your pension is going to finance your plans. But what questions should you be asking about your retirement? Will I be able to retire when I want to? Will I run out of money? How can I guarantee the kind of retirement I want? Should I invest my retirement savings?

These are just some of the questions you’ll want to know the answers to. But there are many other things to consider as you approach retirement. It’s good to start by reviewing your finances to ensure your future income will allow you to enjoy the lifestyle you want. Making the right choices now could make a big difference to how much money you have in the future.

Whatever stage of life you’ve reached and whatever plans you may have for the future, you want your money to earn the best return possible without taking undue risk. That’s why it’s important to invest in a way that’s right for you and that will meet your goals.

Creating and maintaining the right investment strategy plays a vital role in securing your financial future.

How much control do you want over your investments? Investing can seem daunting but you don’t have to do it all on your own.

To read (or to download) the guide please click here

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