Stuart Wilson believes equity release can help millions achieve a more financially stable retirement. So why are people still weary of the option?
True story. I once had a telephone conversation with someone for almost three minutes before realising they weren't talking to me at all. I was on the hard shoulder of the A303, trying to summon help...
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
Equity release lending rising
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is currently investigating funds worth more than £15bn that have holdings in the collapsed Woodford Equity Income fund (WEIF) as it seeks to prevent a liquidity crisis.
Following M&G suspension
No change in the 'near term'
UK goes to the polls on 12 December