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Watch our Changing Futures series in partnership with Channel 4. Hosted by George Clark with Scottish Widows Retirement Expert, Jackie Leiper, helping households across the country plan for the future during these uncertain times.
Sonia is a single mum from Bath and runs her own business from home. She’s hoping to retire in the next 10 years.
Serena and Giuseppe live in London and are expecting their first child. Covid has had a huge impact on them and cash is tight.
Covid has wiped out Fiona and Jerome's finances and they are starting from scratch.
Dee and Craig moved in together during lockdown to manage the bills whilst their income was reduced.
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Our Pension Wellbeing guide can help you plan for the future you want. From the pension basics to practical support to make sure your plans are on track for retirement.
We’re answering the most topical questions about pensions, investments and life insurance in our ‘experts at home’ series.
We’re here to support you by answering some of the most commonly asked questions in relation to coronavirus.
Our short Life Insurance Basics films can help answer questions you have about Life insurance. From What is Life Insurance and Critical Illness cover? to How do I make a claim?
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See what your pension can mean in pounds and pence. Our calculators can help you explore your pension options and show how a small increase now could make a big difference to your retirement.
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Investment Director Iain McGowan provides an update on how coronavirus (Covid-19) could affect your investments in his blog.
It’s good to have a plan for your future. Read our latest articles and guides to help you plan the next steps towards retirement.
If you still can’t find the information you need, these free resources can help you take on your finances and plan for the future.
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