83% of over 55s can’t access any Later life mortgage

“Responsible Life says affordability criteria that fail to treat pension drawdown as income and rely solely on the lower guaranteed income of a surviving spouse are "largely to blame".” https://www.financialreporter.co.uk/later-life/83-of-over-55s-cant-access-any-later-life-mortgage-responsible-life.html read more

Brexit concerns outweigh Covid-19 for those looking to retire abroad

“Almost half (46%) of over 50s who are planning on moving abroad when they retire are reconsidering where they might retire to due to Brexit, with a further 44% claiming the uncertainty is making them reconsider their plans altogether. When it comes to Covid-19 concerns, these figures are 39% and 37% respectively.” https://www.financialreporter.co.uk/later-life/brexit-concerns-outweigh-covid-19-for-those-looking-to-retire-abroad.html read more