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We've collated our most popular and most recently-published retirement guides in one place for you. Designed to help you through the basics as well as more complicated issues, browse our entire back catalogue today.

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Annuities vs drawdown – Which is right for you?

Our guide explains when annuities or drawdown might be right for you.

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Starting a pension at 40?

How to start saving for a pension in your 40s.

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What are the different types of lifetime mortgages?

Lifetime mortgages can come in different types, including interest only and drawdown options. Read more to find out the pros and cons of the different types of lifetime mortgages.

Lifetime mortgages can come in different types, including interest only and drawdown options. Read more to find out the pros and cons..

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Beginner's guide to pensions

Our guide outlines the basics about what you need to know about pensions.

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Starting a pension at 20?

How to start a pension at 20.

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Retirement planning risks

This guide explains the main risks associated with retirement.

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Starting a pension at 30?

Find out our top tips about saving your pension in your 30s with his helpful guide

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Equity release FAQs

Get your equity release questions answered

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All our retirement guides

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Busting the myths about equity release

Equity release has grown in popularity in recent years, with a rising number of products available – and rates are becoming increasingly competitive too. However, there are still a lot of myths surrounding the sector, largely a hangover from poorer-quality products in previous decades.

Equity release has grown in popularity in recent years, with a rising number of products available – and rates are becoming increasingly competitive too.

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What are the different types of lifetime mortgages?

Lifetime mortgages can come in different types, including interest only and drawdown options. Read more to find out the pros and cons of the different types of lifetime mortgages.

Lifetime mortgages can come in different types, including interest only and drawdown options. Read more to find out the pros and cons..

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How will Coronavirus impact my pension?

If you had planned to retire in 2020, then you are likely looking closely at your pension to see how much it is now worth and what your pension income might be. This guide looks at your options if you are concerned about retiring because of the Coronavirus pandemic.

If you had planned to retire in 2020, then you are likely looking closely at your pension to see how much it is now worth and what your pension income might be.

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Six reasons why you should speak to an equity release adviser

Taking advice is compulsory when applying for equity release and an experienced adviser can help you to determine if equity release is the right decision for you.

Taking advice is compulsory when applying for equity release and an experienced adviser can help you to determine if equity release is the right decision for yo

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How does equity release affect state benefits?

Taking equity release could result in your entitlement to means tested state benefits being reduced or removed. It can also have an affect on any funding you might receive for care services. Our guide explains more about the implications.

Taking equity release could result in your entitlement to means tested state benefits being reduced or removed. It can also have an affect on any funding you mi

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Tax and equity release explained

Our guide explains some of the implications for income tax, inheritance tax and the Personal Savings Allowance when taking out equity release.

Our guide explains some of the implications for income tax, inheritance tax and the Personal Savings Allowance when taking out equity release.

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Home reversion plans versus lifetime mortgages

Find out the differences between home reversion plans and lifetime mortgages.

Find out the differences between home reversion plans and lifetime mortgages.

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What to expect when you receive equity release advice

Our step by step guide to equity release advice and what to expect from your adviser.

Our step by step guide to equity release advice and what to expect from your adviser.

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