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More advice needed across later life lending sector

More advice needed across later life lending sector

13 September 2018

Members of various trade bodies who spoke at a panel during FSE London this week suggested customers could benefit from advice that encompasses all ar...

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Age UK's new report on care in the home

Age UK's new report on care in the home

10 September 2018

A new Age UK report entitled "The Failing Safety Net" has been published. It reveals that the older generation are not receiving all the care they ma...

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Equity Release applications require advice

Equity Release applications require advice

10 September 2018

Applicants for an Equity Release plan who may have thought they don't need financial advice - over 80% of those aged 55+ according to a recent Moneyfa...

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ERC Chairman writes for Retirement Planner on social care

ERC Chairman writes for Retirement Planner on social care

4 September 2018

David Burrowes, Chairman of the Equity Release Council, writes for Retirement Planner. In his first piece, he discusses the very current issue of so...

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Buying a home? Mum & Dad can help without using all their savings!

29 August 2018

Finding the deposit to buy a house is very tough, but one solution (if your parents own their own home and are over 55) is equity release. You can ac...

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ER Council Adviser Guide - strong uptake

29 August 2018

The Adviser Guide to Equity Release, produced by the Council in conjunction with Pure Retirement, has been a most popular user tool judging by the num...

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Invest wisely & avoid care home bills

29 August 2018

Paying for care in later life can mean using all your financial assets - those with just £14,250 a year will still have to contribute, and the governm...

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Latest figures from Marsden Building Society

29 August 2018

Marsden Building Society research shows that more brokers than ever are working on later life lending cases. They also said that the later life market...

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Parents funding children reaches £18,000

28 August 2018

Grown up children are being funded by their parents to the tune of £18,000 on average. But the Bank of Mum and Dad will be worse off according to new...

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Research from Retirement Advantage on Equity Release

28 August 2018

More people are choosing to use equity released from their properties to purchase a new home, according to the latest survey of their customers by Ret...

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A guide to Equity Release

23 August 2018

How does Equity Release work? Key points explained including how much money you can release from your property if you don't want to sell up or move h...

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Financial Ombudsman latest newsletter August 2018

22 August 2018

The latest newsletter from the Financial Ombudsman Service is now available.

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