Category Archives: Assets

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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What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement – Mobilising wealth tied up in housing

What Are We Saving For? Using assets in retirement If we had saved $400,000 through our lifetime why wouldn’t we use the money to make our retirement years more enjoyable and comfortable? Many older people are sitting on funds of … Continue reading

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