Monthly Archives: June 2014

What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement – Leaving something for the kids

What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement How important is it to leave an inheritance for your children? What do the “children” expect? The answer will tell us whether older people might consider using housing wealth to improve … Continue reading

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What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement – Commercial Equity Release schemes

What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement The most common type of wealth-holding by older people is home ownership. A mortgage-free home represents a lifetime of accumulated savings. How can this asset be used in the lifetime of … Continue reading

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