Financial futures

Why future pensions guidance should be on the house

One of the key features of the new Pensions Bill announced in the Queen's Speech will be the provision of more targeted support for consumers by restructuring the delivery of public guidance.

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This one rule change would make Isas less complex

It's easy to see why people are starting to say that the once simple to understand Isa is beginning to look complex, says Tisa's Carol Knight.

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High court ruling could open the floodgates to pension scammers

Until recently, pension providers had the power to refuse to make a transfer if they had concerns about where it was going.

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Could housing wealth be a sustainable source of retirement income?

We must make housing an integral part of people's lifetime financial plans and encourage the saving habit, says TISA's Adrian Boulding.

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Financial futures: Budget pension changes part two?

At the moment pension savers generally get tax relief at the rate which they pay income tax - 20, 40 and 45 per cent - and only pay tax when they withdraw money.

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A road map to set everyone on the right financial paths: Financial Futures

Access to financial advice and the way these services are provided has long been a key focus for the government.

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State pension age debate: where are we now?

Since my article on the travesty surrounding the changes to women's state pension age in November, the campaign to have Par

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How can we get Britain saving in 2016?

It was particularly encouraging to hear the chancellor say in the 2015 Autumn Statement that since the introduction of auto-enrolment the number of people saving for their retirement is at the highest point since 1997.

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