Saving for retirement, what pensions are available?

September the 15th is pension awareness day. A day to look at the importance of saving for the future. Saving for our retirement may seem tedious at times, it is however is one of our greatest financial priorities, especially as life expectancy is growing and retirements are likely to last longer. The idea behind a pension scheme is very simple: it is essentially a pot of cash that you, and your employer agree to contribute to, which you get tax relief on and which you can make use of, once you exceed a certain age. Essentially exchanging a portion of … Continue reading Saving for retirement, what pensions are available?