Sailing Around The World With My Soul Mate

Below Simon Fowler tells us about sailing around the world with his wife after retirement … Sailing Around The World Carla and I are two lucky souls who currently live on a 40-foot catamaran, sailing the seas in our post-retirement…

Thinking About Retiring Abroad?

Is retiring abroad as popular now as in the past?   It seems that, global issues are causing retirees with plans to emigrate, to stay put.  President Trump, Brexit and a potential no deal are all causing people retiring to rethink…

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 be  a good idea if you’re in financial straits.  But we need to think through the tax implications of an…

Who Says Getting Older Means Growing up?

Cathy Johnston tells us why it’s important to keep active in retirement … Thinking back to those younger days, the opportunities to take part in activities, sports and clubs seemed almost endless. Perhaps you were star of the swimming team…

The Gig Economy

If conventional work – even if you are working autonomously in an environment that gives you a sense of personal control – isn’t what appeals, then the opportunities provided by the glistening gig economy might sound like the answer.  And…

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 to today’s over 65s? Once perceived as a time to slow down and take stock, modern retirement has changed. Retirement…

Keep Earning In Retirement

Tim Drake writes about about how you can keep earning in retirement … Earning money gives you an opportunity to re-think a lot of things. But first of all it’s worth deciding what sort of things you want to do…

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 to be a bit more selfish with your money! Many of us have plans for our retirement, whether it’s travelling…

Feeling Fabulous Over 50

If you’re over 50, then you might be thinking about retiring … Retirement is a time that many of us look forward to.  It’s a stage in life that gives us back some free time to pursue activities we just…

Home Sitting is Helping Us Make The Most Out Of Early Retirement

Why becoming homesitters and home sitting all over the world, is helping us make the most out of early retirement by Karen and Neil Oddy … New research has found that over half of Britons long to change their job…