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Why Over 55s Are Taking Pension Cash Early!

Pension release allows you to draw down from your pension pot once you reach 55.  Taking pension cash early can…

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How To Avoid Pension Scammers

We’ve heard the scare stories, now you can find out how to avoid pension scammers before it’s too late.  After…

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Spending Habits of The Over 55s

It appears that the spending habits of the over 55s are significantly different to other age groups.   With Christmas on…

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Grey Business Boom

2018 is most definitely the year of the grey business boom! Grey businesses are booming throughout The UK. With more…

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The Gig Economy

If conventional work – even if you are working autonomously in an environment that gives you a sense of personal…

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Retirement and the Over 65s – A Changing World

Things aren’t the same nowadays when it comes to retirement and the over 65s! So what does retirement really mean…

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Forgotten Pensions

Changing jobs can mean changing pensions. The more jobs you’ve had, the bigger the chance you have some forgotten pensions.…

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Keep Earning In Retirement

Tim Drake writes about about how you can keep earning in retirement … Earning money gives you an opportunity to…

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Are You Planning For Retirement?

Have you got plenty of retirement plans? Are you seriously planning for retirement? Well here’s why it might be time…

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Travel Insurance for the Over 65s

At MrandMrs50Plus we’re very aware how difficult it can be when looking for travel insurance for the over 65s. You’re…


When it comes to the over 50s money is pretty high on the agenda.  piggy bank - over 50s money

Yes you may be coming to the end of your mortgage, but you may still be financing your children at university.  If you’re in your mid to late fifties, you may be wondering when you can retire.  Have you got enough money to retire?  Will you be able to afford your current lifestyle if you retire?

For the over 50s, money and pension worries can cause tremendous stress if you let it.  Are we going to run out of money in our retirement?  Travel insurance and health insurance  can cost the earth and some people are even refused these insurances. We worry about our savings.  And in addition, we worry about illness and having to pay for care home costs for our parents one day.

In the Mr and Mrs 50 Plus Money Section, there are articles about money, savings, pensions, life insurance,  money stress and more.