Editor’s Column: Retirement ignorance is far from bliss


A couple of surveys we reported on this week reminded me about the epic scale of pension ignorance among the great British public.


Majority of retirees wish they had worked for longer

Over three quarters (85%) of retired people over 50 think they retired too early, according to a new survey.


Pandemic spurs affluent clients to retire early

The Coronavirus pandemic has led to more than one in ten (12%) of mass affluent clients to consider taking, or taken, early retirement in the past three months, according to new research.


LEBC chief executive McVitie dies at 57 after short illness

Chartered Financial Planner Jack McVitie, the founder and chief executive of retirement advisory firm LEBC, has died at 57 after a short illness.

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