Pensions: Gender gap widens as fewer women prepare properly for retirement

BlogNew research has shown just how unprepared some women are for retirement and how far they are falling behind their male counterparts. The Scottish Widows 2013 Woman and Pensions Report, which surveyed 5,000 people, came to some shocking conclusions: Our advisers can help you get your savings working harder for you...

Retirement: 20% of people worried saving for retirement has been a waste of time

Broken Piggy Bank (on white)A shocking new report has shown an alarming number of people believe planning for retirement has been a waste of time. The report, by pension provider Met Life, has revealed just how disappointed many people are with their pensions. The research, which was conducted on 1,947 adults in the UK, found that nearly 20% of people who have saved for retirement, are unhappy or fear they have wasted their money. This included 12% of ...