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Better Retirement is regularly quoted in the personal finance section of many of the well-known national newspapers and magazines and we often interviewed on radio and appear in videos and podcasts.

Should you give up pension perks?

Should you give up pension perks for an 80% bonus? Why Royal London is offering retirees a sweetener if they forgo generous yearly income.

This is Money
20 Mar 2018

Interest rates: What will the rise mean for you? (BBC website)

Depending on how the market views the likelihood of further base rate rises, annuity rates may continue to creep up.

According to Willliam Burrows, of Better Retirement, a 1% rise in gilt yields translates into an 8% rise in annuity rates.

But we are still a long way from the heady days of the 1990s, when a £100,000 pension pot would have bought an annual income of around £15,000 a year.

BBC
02 Nov 2017

Will annuity rates recover in 2018?

After years of decline a 'good Brexit' could boost pensioners' income, says industry expert Billy Burrows of financial adviser Better Retirement.

This is Money
29 Jan 2018

Will it REALLY improve my retirement if I increase my pension contributions

Will it REALLY improve my retirement if I increase my pension contributions by 1% - or should I just enjoy the money now? William Burrows, retirement director at specialist adviser Better Retirement Group, replies: The quick answer to this question is ‘yes’. If you increase your pension contributions by just 1 per cent, for ...

This is Money
14 Dec 2017