62% of adults don’t understand inflation; here’s our quick explainer

62% of adults don’t understand inflation; here’s our quick explainer

Only 38% of UK adults know what inflation is, according to research from The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). The data also shows that adults in at least 14 nations have a better understanding of inflation than Brits. To help put this situation right, we’ve created a short explainer covering the main points. […]

pension freedoms ignorance ins't bliss

Pension Freedoms: Ignorance isn’t bliss

“Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.” Attributed to Chinese philosopher Confucius, this timeless phrase has never been more apt than when applied to the topic of Pension Freedoms. A new report, from Old Mutual Wealth has revealed that many 50-60-year olds are uninformed about Pension Freedoms, with: 45% not knowing about […]

urgent call from mp's to stop pension scam cold calls

Urgent call from MPs to ban pension scam cold calls

Introducing legislation to ban cold calls from pension scammers has been on the Government’s radar for some time. But now, following a lengthy delay, MPs are calling for action to be taken sooner, rather than later, pushing for the Financial Guidance and Claims Bill to be approved. What has happened so far? The Government’s plan […]