Finance, Pensions and Annuities Articles

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  • Retirement Annuity

    29 Oct at 7 PM - by Admin An annuity is a regular income paid in exchange for a lump sum, usually the result of years of investing in an approved, tax-free pension scheme. There are different types. The vast majority of annuities are conventional and pay a risk-free income that is a guaranteed for life. The amount you receive will depend on your age, whether you...
  • Retirement Pensions

    29 Oct at 7 PM - by Admin The amount you deposit into your pension plan whether it be extra-curricular donations or company contributions will determine the amount you will have to live off when you retire. The way you choose to invest it, the age that you first start withdrawing your pension and the amount an insurance company would be prepared to offer you as a...
  • Pensions and Tax

    29 Oct at 7 PM - by Admin Pensions have always been quite a complicated area for individuals to wrap their head around, a problem that isn’t helped by the wide variety of options. The basic State Pension that you receive from the government when you turn 65 (soon to change to 66) is based on the National Insurance contributions you've paid, or have been credited...