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Nationwide launches lifetime mortgage showing equity release is becoming more mainstream

Nationwide Building Society launches their lifetime mortgage product with the vision to address the needs of an ageing population. This is great news for the equity release market. Being another high street lender to offer the product, this is promising news for the market and confirms that equity release is considered even more mainstream for retirement funding.Read more

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A Quick Guide to Remortgaging vs. Equity Release

House prices continue to rise and today the average home in the UK is worth £210,982 – that’s £15,249 more than two years ago*. It’s great news for homeowners, especially those seeking a cash boost in later life. If you’d like to unlock potentially tens of thousands of pounds tied up in your home but don’t want to sell or move house, then you might be thinking about remortgaging or equity release. Read more

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Retirees 46% worse off today than 10 years ago

Ten years on from the credit crunch and we’re still feeling the after-effects of the financial crisis. Retirees are achieving typical annuity incomes of 46% less than in 2007*.Read more

Winner! My Grand Hero Competition – August

We’ve had an amazing two month’s with our My Grand Hero competition and we have our second winner! Once again, it was difficult to pick just one as there were so many lovely entries and lots of incredible heroes, but we’ve found our next winner…Read more