Not all care costs are state funded and it’s never too soon to start planning for your retirement.
Forecasts show that, by 2037, one in four of the population will be 65 or over yet the same number mistakenly believe that all care is state-funded.
Have you thought about how your care will be paid for should you need it when you’re older?
While we hope it’s a long time away for you, we cannot stress enough the importance of planning for old age.
Independent research by Anchor Hanover Group, England’s largest provider of care and housing for older people, revealed that just 14% of us have made provision for a time when we can no longer look after ourselves.
There are a number of ways that you can plan for your future but everyone has a unique situation which means it’s always advisable to talk to someone who understands the implications of particular decisions before you make them.
From investing in property to managing your pension, it’s important to understand how your actions could affect your future.
If you know you need to start planning ahead, let’s sit down and have a chat about your best options.