Retirement: 5 alternative ways to plan for your retirement

Pensions are still the most popular way of providing an income in retirement, and whilst they have many advantages, tax relief, possible employer contributions and tax efficient grow, to name three; the very word pension has become toxic to many over the past few years. Whilst we still believe that the advantages, especially if an employer contribution is available, mean a pension should be the cornerstone of retirement planning for most people, we recognise that many would like to consider alternatives, and of course pensions do still have their disadvantages....