Retirement: Close to retirement? How to avoid sleepless nights over tabloid scare stories

newspapersMost people will have seen stories in the press, online and on television covering the recent falls in the value of the world’s stock markets and in particular on the FTSE, the main UK market. The FTSE 100 peaked at 6,840 on the 22nd May; a month later following almost daily falls, today it currently stands at around 6,050. That’s a drop of approximately 10% in a month, which could make a real impact on your income if ...