Better Retirement specialises in helping clients get the best annuity for their individual circumstances and is one of the best known annuity experts in the UK. With over 20 years’ experience Better Retirement is well placed to help you:
- Increase your annuity income by up to 20%* by shopping around for the best annuity
- Arranging enhanced annuities for those in poor health which could increase annuity income by up to 40%*
- Explain all the annuity options including the alternatives to conventional annuities
- Over 20 years' experience as specialist annuity advisers
*Based on figures obtained by Better Retirement in January 2013
The Better Retirement Group is a firm of 'Chartered Financial Planners' and the senior management team, Tim Eadon and Billy Burrows have over 20 years experience in advising individual clients on annuities making us one of most respected annuity advisers in the UK. They feature regularly in all major national media including the BBC website, The Times, Telegraph, FT, Mail on Sunday, and Radio 4.
Better Retirement is run by Tim Eadon and Billy Burrows with a team of qualified financial advisers, specialist annuity advisers and experienced support staff.
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Tim started in financial services in 1995 having spent many years working in the leisure industry. He joined Commercial Union holding various posts, including Corporate Pensions Regional Manager, ultimately as Divisional Manager with what became Norwich Union after two subsequent mergers.
In 2003 he joined Sesame, the UK's largest network of IFAs, to manage and develop the in-house complex pensions advice firm, creating the Sesame Annuity desk, achieving an MBA in 2004.
In 2006 was appointed CEO of the Personal Finance Society, the foremost professional body for financial advisers in the UK with 24,000 members. Seeing academic achievement sitting alongside good quality financial advice, Tim went on to attain Chartered Financial Planner status in 2007. The role enabled him to have a significant influence on the creation of the Retail Distribution Review, helping drive up the standards in financial services.
In 2009 he co-founded Better Retirement, the first Chartered specialists in the equity release and care advice sector.
2010 saw Better Retirement merge with equityCare and Better Care, forming part of the Better Retirement Group, one of the UK’s leading annuity specialists, where Tim is now the MD.
Billy has been advising clients on all aspects of annuities and pension drawdown for over 20 years, making him one of the country's leading annuity specialists
His interest in annuities goes back to 1993 when he helped establish Annuity Direct. In 1997 he set up William Burrows Annuities, and a year later he was asked to join Prudential Annuities as their marketing director for annuities. In 2001 he returned to running William Burrows Annuities again. In 2010 William Burrows Annuities was incorporated with Better Retirement Group Ltd to provide clients with a wider range of financial services.
He is also a director of the Retirement Academy which provides consultancy services to insurance companies on new product development, marketing and strategy.
Billy is recognised as one of the UK's leading annuity specialists. He is frequently quoted in the national press and appears on radio, podcasts and videos. He also writes extensively on annuities and has articles published in the national newspapers, industry publications and on well-known websites.
40 Mortimer Street
Tel 0800 035 5932