Homeowners who plough cash into their property for retirement and dismiss other saving options are taking a risk, warns an equity release adviser.
Simon Chalk, equity release planner at Bower Retirement Services, said some people are planning for retirement by "shoving" as much money as they can into a house to increase its value. They then pay...
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To communicate equity release's wider opportunities and benefits, writes Chris Flowers, providers and advisers need to think about how best to engage not only its usual target audience but also their families
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