No market for ‘dabblers'
Market has been booming since pension freedom
FCA proposed stand-alone qualification
Firm was rebranded by private equity backers in May
Cash spent on holidays and new cars
Sourcing systems found wanting
Little appetite for using property as pension
Just 26% plan to downsize
Customers facing interest-only shortfalls might need help
Was not affected by Brexit
It's a Marathon not a sprint
Deadline for submission 6 May
Older people are using equity release to treat themselves
Equity Release Council pushes for rule change
Charity also facing questions over energy deals
Confusion over questions and answers
Company blames lack of customer demand
LTC is an essential part of planning for later life
RTBQ. Four letters to live by.
Briding the gap between expectation and preparation
The regulator wants to work with the industry on products to allow people to unlock money tied up in their property, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) acting chief executive Tracey McDermott has said.
The growing importance of LPAs
Is taking a mortgage to the grave such a bad thing?
Homeowners aged between 65 and 74 are increasingly using equity release to supplement their income in later life, figures from the Equity Release Council's (ERC) market report have shown.