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122017Apr

Mortgage Strategy Awards 2017 – Winner

A very successful night for Bower Retirement at the Mortgage Strategy Awards 2017 as we picked up the award for Best Broker for Equity Release.Read more

102017Apr Financial district of London, Britain

How could Brexit affect your finances?

After 44 years as a member of the European Union, Britain is officially leaving the European Union after triggering Article 50 on March 29th 2017.

As Brexit unfolds there will be much uncertainty about what will happen. Naturally, one of the biggest concerns for many of us is how Brexit might affect our personal finances.

With the imminent negotiations taking up to two years, we take a look at the current and future effect on the pound, house prices and interest rates.
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162017Jan Retiree forced to give up work early, holding a box a box of belongings.

Why are nearly 40% of retirees forced to give up work early?

Many of us have in mind an age when we’d like to retire. Yet almost two in five older workers are being forced to take retirement earlier than they’d planned.

So why is this happening?

Aegon’s ‘Golden Age of Retirement’ report has revealed that despite people in the UK currently hoping to retire (in some way) by 64, a staggering 38% of retirees were left with no choice but to end their careers early.Read more