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We look at some of the key life events that should trigger you to...

Is it time to review your will?

Over £620 million has been refunded to savers hit when flexibly accessing their pension....

Have you flexibly accessed your pension? 

Silversurfers is partnering with Age Partnership, the UK’s largest equity release provider, to offer...

Calculate how much tax-free cash you could access

According to recent figures from HMRC, we’re paying more tax than ever. That’s why...

If you do one thing this year, make the most of your tax allowances   
Your continued journey towards financial security

Financial planning doesn’t just stop once you’ve retired. It’s important to stay on top...

Growing your money during uncertainty

With so much uncertainty still out there, here’s some useful things to consider when...

Single females take the lead in accessing equity release

Figures reveal that more single females released money from their homes in 2020 than...

Five reasons you should plan your funeral in advance

Did you know that the cost of a basic funeral in the UK is...

Are you getting your affairs in order in 2021?

The beginning of a new year is recognised as a time to evaluate things...

Family comes out on top for 53% of over 55-year-olds

The time spent in lockdown has made many of us review our priorities in...

How could you boost your pension plans?

What are you most looking forward to about retiring? For many people, it’s the...

Free2 – Give us your feedback

As a new brand in financial services, we’re here to deliver new products for...

Weird & wonderful bequests from wills

A person’s last will and testament allows a person to leave instructions for what...

How to check a charity is genuine and stop contact if you don’t want to donate

Charities generate support for their work in many ways through fundraising campaigns. When people...

Unique memorial ideas

Whether looking ahead and planning your own funeral details or looking for inspiration to...

How often should you update your will? And answers to other common questions.

Having your will in order is an important administrative task every adult must do....

What’s the real price of equity release?

In recent years, equity release has increased in popularity as a way for the...

Life insurance: Why it’s important and how to get the best deal

In this article from Terry Blackburn – life insurance broker, Bespoke Financial discusses the...

The benefits of funeral pre-planning

Planning for your own funeral may seem strange, but more and more people are...

Why choose Co-op Legal Services?

Silversurfers has partnered with Co-op Legal Services; specialists in wills, estate planning and probate....

8 things to consider if you are about to receive redundancy pay

Understanding your options when receiving redundancy pay could be crucial to helping you manage...

Funeral plans guarantee so much more than Over 50s policies

Making financial preparations for the future, and in particular your funeral arrangements, makes good...

If you like radio – you’ll love our money guide podcast series

What is a podcast? A podcast is an online show, similar to a radio...

How a funeral plan works

There’s a common saying that ‘Nothing in life is certain, except death and taxes.’...

An improvement on funding home improvements? 

For obvious reasons, the last six months have been an intense period for us...

Does your family know in which drawer your will is in? 

Modern life is complex.  We create and gather so much information in a variety...

Learn before you leap. Is Equity Release inevitable once you’re over 50? 

In a recent introductory piece for Silversurfers, Over the hill? Over the limit? Over...

Over the hill? Over the limit? Overstated?

Why is it that, just as you’ve paid off your mortgage and you’re more...

Over 50 plans – 5 Top Tips 2020

As a result of the global Covid-19 pandemic life has rarely felt quite so...

4 smart ‘finish line’ tips – Write your FREE Will

Don’t leave your family and friends scrambling to make arrangements, it’s not cool and...

How to get financial advice through social distancing, the benefits of remote advice

Over the last few months, there have been considerable changes in our society, not...

Why a professional financial adviser could help you

Most people would benefit from professional pension advice or are likely to need a...

Now is the time to consult a pensions specialist

With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis escalating and the FTSE 100 experiencing its worst day...

Confused about pensions? Here’s what you need to know

Confused about your pension and how much you should be saving? Here are some...

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