Annuities: Buying an Annuity soon? 7 mistakes to avoid

iStock_000012131139XSmallEvery day we deal with new enquiries from people approaching retirement and wanting to take an income from their pension. We’ve got a huge amount of experience helping people arrange their Annuity purchase, as well as advising them on other retirement options, and we are seeing the same mistakes being made time after time. We thought we’d put together a quick guide, showing you the seven most common mistakes people make when buying an Annuity and how to avoid them. 1.    Not shopping around ...

Retirement: Why use an IFA to buy an Annuity?

When the time comes to buy an Annuity you essentially have two choices; the DIY approach or take advice from an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA). Being IFAs you would expect us to champion the advice route, but read on and we will explain in more detail why we believe you should always take advice when buying your Annuity. Cost Retiring soon? Our advisers can help you make the right decision...