Preparing to retire

Retirement is a time of great change and preparing for it is key. Here you'll find helpful stories and tips to help you prepare for your future.

Get ready to retire

Is retirement on the horizon? Do you feel that it’s approaching and there’s nothing you can do about it? Jacqui Bateson looks at how you get your plans on track without the headache

Over 50 and redundant – now what?

Being made redundant at any age is upsetting, but it is older workers who can find it particularly challenging to find a new job, says financial writer Kara Gammell

5 questions for a better retirement

No matter how far you are from retirement, answering these key questions could help you be better prepared

Will you end up on the naughty step?

With grandparents increasingly being called on to provide childcare for their grandkids, can you stay on good terms with your own offspring if you disagree with their parenting style? Lee Rodwell investigates.

Will you be working in retirement?

Retiresavvy’s research shows that for many people, the idea of a ‘feet up’ retirement might be a thing of the past

Is ‘retired’ the hardest word to say?

Adjusting to retirement after a lifetime of work can be a challenge. Lee Rodwell considers the psychology of retirement.

Fighting pension fraud

Pension liberation scammers want to separate you from your hard-earned savings – financial journalist Gill Wadsworth explains what to look out for


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