Are you paying the correct contributions to your staff pension scheme?

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Don’t risk a fine from the Pensions Regulator, talk to The Mellor Practice on 01903 882007 about auto-enrolment solutions today! http://www.thepensionsregulator.gov.uk/employers/contributions-funding-tax.aspx

Minister suggests women hit by pension age change ‘take up apprenticeships’

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The pensions minister is facing criticism after suggesting that millions of women in their 60s who are facing cuts to their state pension could take up apprenticeships as a route to re-employment reports The Guardian. Talk to The Mellor Practice to explore retirement goals. https://www.theguardian.com/money/2017/jul/05/women-hit-by-pension-age-change-can-take-up-apprenticeships

How flexible is your Pension…? (Case Study)

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Mr D is reducing his hours at work from 5 days to 3 and needs to top up his income from his pension savings, with a view to increasing the income drawn down when he retires fully in 5 years. He contacted us with questions on the options open to him. He does not wish to use annuities as this …

How risky are the family finances?

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Do you know how your family would pay the bills if you were unable to work for any length of time? All of us are exposed to a certain amount of financial risk. For instance, how would you and your family pay the bills if you were unable to work for any length of time, or worse still, if you …

Put just £40 a week aside to enjoy a happy retirement

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Put just £40 a week aside to enjoy a happy retirement says Which! report. It surveyed 2,700 retired and semi-retired Which? members and found that, on average, retired couples spend £18,000 a year on life’s essentials. Read more on this here and talk to Lighthouse for information on planning for your retirement: https://lnkd.in/d7w43Mq