personal pensions

Pensions for Basic Rate Taxpayers

Pensions for Basic Rate Taxpayers

by Rebecca Hall on 6 Jul, 2011

We all know we should be paying into a pension, particularly in light of rising life expectancies with only a pittance of a state pension to look forward to. But for those of us earning below the 40% tax bracket, it can be incredibly difficult to find the cash to put away. It’s much easier […]

Pensions – Stakeholder or Personal?

Pensions – Stakeholder or Personal?

by David Redmond on 15 Jun, 2011

As with almost every other type of financial decision, choosing a pension plan can be an incredibly daunting process. Like most areas of personal finance, the pensions market is a maze of variables that may make little sense to a novice. Considering the importance of ensuring you’ve saved enough for twilight years, it is probably […]