16th August 2022
WEALTH at work’s survey* with the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has revealed that 92% of Trustees fear their members approaching retirement will be targeted by scammers.
27th July 2022
The cost of living crisis shows no sign of abating, piling pressure on every type of household after inflation rose by 9.4% in the 12 months to June 2022.
27th July 2022
Jonathan Watts-Lay, Director, WEALTH at work answers some key questions on annuities in light of the recent uplift in the rates available.
25th July 2022
A survey of 2,000 UK adults was conducted by WEALTH at work, a leading financial wellbeing and retirement specialist which found that just under half (49%) say their employer does not do anything to help them understand their finances.
21st July 2022
See Head of New Business, Sarah Long’s thoughts on why now is the time to review your financial wellbeing strategy.
14th July 2022
The cost of living crisis is affecting many people. Pay rises are one option to help people cope, but this is not always possible, and even if it is, companies are unlikely to be able to keep up with rampant inflation.
12th July 2022
Over two fifths (42%) of UK adults say the increase in the cost of living has meant that they have reduced or stopped any regular savings.
6th July 2022
A fifth (21%) of individuals have experienced someone trying to scam them out of their money, savings or investments.
29th June 2022
The financial decisions that members need to take at retirement are getting increasingly complex. Whilst Pension Freedoms firmly put the control in the hands of individuals, recent events such as the global pandemic and the cost of living crisis have only added to the risks and challenges they face.
27th June 2022
According to the latest research by the Office for National Statistics, 77% of people over the age of 16 reported feeling “very or somewhat worried about the rising cost of living”.
20th June 2022
Household finances are currently coming under pressure due to the increased cost of living. With further inflation rises in the coming months, the squeeze on finances is only set to worsen.
27th May 2022
With the current cost of living crisis putting pressure on household finances, it is now even more difficult than ever for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder.
17th May 2022
Cryptocurrencies are rapidly gaining popularity amongst investors due to being advertised as ‘get rich quick’ investments. They have particularly increased in attractiveness since the pandemic, with many people feeling obliged to take on greater risks to compensate for the economic uncertainty and concerns caused by the rising cost of living.
11th May 2022
WEALTH at work has conducted a survey with the Pensions Management Institute to investigate the concerns Trustees have for their members in the run up to their retirement and what support provisions they have in place.