RETIREMENT PLANNING

It’s never too early to plan for your future.

Many of us have no clear plan for what we want from our retirement and even more of us underestimate how much money we will need. We can guide you through life’s big retirement questions, helping you build a robust and flexible plan.

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Building your personal retirement plan

Through our retirement financial planning services, we can help you position your finances so that you are confident of maintaining a good standard of living and have the income to realise your life goals, whatever they may be.

Research shows in 15 years, your current lifestyle and expenses will cost you 80% more*. We’ll guide you through challenges like this, covering everything from lifestyle and pension reviews, through to cashflow analysis that will forecast your future income and expenditure. Our retirement planning service will give you a flexible blueprint for your future.

 

How much money will you need to retire?

Hear from our financial planning team, as they discuss the most common retirement planning mistakes and explore how to avoid these to ensure you are on track to enjoy the retirement you deserve.

Hear from our financial planning team, as they discuss the most common retirement planning mistakes and explore how to avoid these to ensure you are on track to enjoy the retirement you deserve.

Could your money go further in retirement?

Our expert financial planners answer some of life’s big retirement questions and discuss how to grow a tax-efficient retirement fund to generate a sustainable income in later life.

Our expert financial planners answer some of life’s big retirement questions and discuss how to grow a tax-efficient retirement fund to generate a sustainable income in later life.

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Frequently asked questions

  • How much money will I need for my retirement plan?

    Your retirement plans are as individual as you are. The amount you will need effectively depends on your chosen lifestyle, your age now and at retirement and your life expectancy. As we are all living longer and healthier lives, you’ll want to ensure you have sufficient wealth to fund a comfortable and enjoyable retirement.

    Our experienced retirement planners can review your current savings and investments, model your likely expenditure and let you know if you are on track to achieve the retirement that you desire.

  • Should I prioritise saving into a pension or an ISA?

    In an ideal world, you’d want to maximise the tax advantages of both. But assuming you have a few other things to spend your money on, investing in pensions should in most instances be your priority. Pension contributions will not only help you save money for your retirement, but they can also lower your income tax.

  • Should I consolidate my pensions?

    Many people have several different pensions, especially if they have changed jobs several times during their careers. There can be definite advantages to bringing all your pensions together in one place, such as ease of management and fewer charges. However, that’s not always the case, as some pension transfers can incur penalties and there may be a risk of undermining guarantees.

    If you have multiple pensions, we can offer advice on how best to manage them to ensure that you get the maximum benefit in the context of your wider financial situation.

  • What is the best way to benefit from my pension?

    Annuities, flexible income drawdown, defined contribution schemes; pensions are so complex it’s no wonder so many of us struggle to make sense of the schemes and strategies available. And no one solution is right for everyone.

    For our retirement planners though, understanding the ever-changing complexities around pensions is a foundational aspect to providing proper and informed retirement planning advice to our clients. We’ll use our knowledge and experience to guide you through such challenges and help you select the best option for you and your family.

  • Why should I choose Investec Wealth & Investment (UK)?

    Professional retirement financial planning bridges the gap between just getting ‘an answer’ and getting the answer which is right for you. We are one of the UK’s leading wealth management companies, with a long and proud tradition of looking after our customers carefully. We don’t take a cookie-cutter approach; every plan we develop is uniquely personalised to your unique personal circumstances. That’s why our clients have been placing their trust in us to manage their financial affairs for over 180 years and continue to do so today.

  • Do I have to pay for an initial consultation?

    No. We are very much a people business as well as finance and investment experts. Getting to know you and building up a rapport is vitally important to giving you the best possible service. That’s why our retirement planners offer an initial complimentary consultation, so that we can get to know you, talk through your feelings about retirement and give you a good idea of where we can help.

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  • How can I find an office near me?

    Our network of 14 local offices covers the whole of the UK, so you’ll never be too far from your local Investec Wealth & Investment (UK) retirement planning team. You can find full details of our locations and individual experts by clicking on the link below.

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Retirement Planning guide

We have put together a complete guide to help you understand what you have and what you will need in retirement. Our extensive guide is designed to ensure that you make an informed decision and feel reassured that your goals are within reach.

See how Retirement Planning could benefit you

Our expert financial advisers can help you plan your ideal retirement. Please get in touch to discuss for an initial complimentary consultation today.


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* Source: Global Financial Data, as of 01.09.20. Based on UK Retail Price Index from 1915-2020 (4.03%).

 

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