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How does the buy to let conveyancing process work?

Once your offer is accepted, your solicitor will contact the seller’s solicitor to request the contract pack to check. The…

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How do ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ schemes work?

As the name suggests, this type of scheme allows consumers to buy goods – typically from a standard retailer –…

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Women need to work an extra 18 years to match men’s pension savings

A number of charities and organisations are petitioning the government to introduce greater protections for women in recognition of the…

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The number of women aged 50+ in work or looking for work has increased by 291% since the Queen took the throne in 1952

The number of women aged 50 and above who are either in work or looking for work has nearly quadrupled…

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How private pensions work – Rest Less

There isn’t a limit on how much you can pay into your pension each year. However, there is a cap…

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From an office job to outdoor field work – how Richard achieved a work-life balance at 60

During his time as a Regional Field Interviewer, Richard surveyed people on their door steps for data that would be…

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Can I take my pension at age 55 and still work?

These days, you may have no option but to work for longer while taking money from your pension to make…

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How do pension allowances work?

No, once you’ve started taking money out of your defined contribution pension, your Annual Allowance falls from £40,000 to £4,000…

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50% of unemployed men aged 50+ are out of work for at least a year

Lewis concluded: “The long-term unemployment of any group of individuals is bad news for everyone. We’d like to see the…

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How to return to work after a period of unemployment

While it’s important not to make your employment break the main focus of your job application, you should always be…