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Do annuities buy you an income for life?

Ever wondered what an annuity is? Or when you should start considering one? Or what people mean when they talk about an ‘annuitization phase’? 

Then keep reading for all this, plus a special SmartPurse announcement...

Learn to speak "Bank" in just 10 days!

Learn the 10 most important financial terms everyone should know in just 10 days with our fun e-mail challenge.

Living longer, what does it mean financially?

You may well be able to run a marathon at 65, but will your retirement account be a strong as your body?

Is it better to buy or rent your home?

It’s worth having a think about whether this genuinely is the right move at the right time for you.

We publish at least one article a week, creating a great wealth of knowledge for you.

"I wrote every brick in this apartment."

The brilliant bestselling author Kathy Lette shares her money moments.

Webinar: Do children need to learn about money?

Did you know that money habits are largely shaped by age 7?

Take an hour & listen to our inspiring guest speaker Dr. Mara Catherine Harvey, who made financial education for kids her mission.

Webinar: Pension tips and the mistakes to avoid.

It's never too early to sort out your pension!

Our resident financial expert Olga Miler & pension expert Daniella Jenkins discuss all things pension related. From the biggest risks and the best tips, you'll learn plenty in only an hour.

Fancy watching more of our webinar replays?

Our thoughts.

What is an annuity?

Ever wondered what an annuity is? Or when you should start considering one? Or what people mean when they talk about an . . . 

Making a will: how to begin.

No matter your age or your current situation, if you are able to make a will, it's an easy way to gain some control . . . 

5 pension mistakes to avoid.

Pension planning is extremely personal, but that doesn't mean you can't learn from others' mistakes . . . 

Plan your pension at any age.

Start early, understand the process, invest as much as you can. These are some typical tips you'll find . . .

The power of your mindset.

Over the last 50 years we have seen women’s equality make great progress, yet managing money still remains . . .

Financial literacy in the workplace.

We believe that providing access to financial education should be one of the top priorities & responsibilities . . .

Invest in your morals.

Where we put our money can have such a positive impact on the world. We can create the utopia of our ethical dreams . . .

Invest in your future.

You’ve probably thought to yourself on a number of occasions, ‘I really should have started that sooner' . . . 

Is saving worth it?

Saving money tends to be one of the first financial skills that we learn, typically in the form of pocket money as children. However, that doesn't mean we're automatically pros at it...

5 steps for better learning at work.

For the majority of us, a typical day at work doesn’t involve studying or revising for exams. But that doesn’t mean...

Boost your spending budget.

In all the excitement of finally having a little more freedom, it can be easy to take a few days off from your budget . . .

Spotlight on embedded banking.

Trap? Or handy convenience? What do Uber, Klarna & Shopify have in common, and how does it affect your money?

7 simple steps to your money plan.

A financial plan helps you to create order. It provides you with security, increases your ability to react . . .

How to protect your future money.

How is your money protected in an emergency and what you can do now for your future and security? With these 9 tips . . .

Debt snowballing & avoidance.

You might think it couldn't happen to you, you already have a safety net in place! But something unforeseen . . .

Why it's never too late to start.

Most of us are aware that investing your money means you’ll end up with more than if you keep it in your piggy bank . . .

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