Karen Hardman

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Point of View

Are you prepared for funding your future?<p>51% of over 55s in the UK do not know how much they have in their pension pot, according to new research* …

Recent News - Sanlam UK

Pensions education in the workplace<p>As featured in HR Magazine, with expert opinion from Sanlam's Elliott Silk<p>With so many changes to the pensions …

Technical View

Welcome to this month’s Technical View where we look at the introduction of the residence nil rate band (RNRB) from April 2017 as announced in the …

Careers

Investment Blog and Insights

Expert opinion and fresh ideas from our hand picked team that might just make the difference.<p>This is the first edition and, bearing in mind that …

Investment Blog and Insights

This year, in a report entitled: ‘Precious Plastic, How Britons Fell Back In Love With Borrowing’, PricewaterhouseCoopers announced that by the end …

Parents hold the key to children who are on the money

Shopping has never been so easy. The ubiquity of smart phones and tablets, and the boom in online retailing, has ramped up pressure on everyone to consume. As children are particularly vulnerable to such influences, parents and carers face the challenge of ensuring they impart the right knowledge …

Olympian Colin Jackson to return to island for Anglesey Go Dad Run

FORMER Commonwealth and Olympic champion athlete Colin Jackson will to a two week festival to be held on Anglesey this spring.<p>He will be on the …

The Good Life Feb 2015

Which is your favourite classic book?

As we approach a million followers on Twitter, we’re celebrating with a series on our favourite books. Yesterday we revelled in our earliest reading memories, so today we’ve moved on to classics: is F Scott Fitzgerald your man, or do you prefer Jane Austen? Let us know in the comments or on the …

Can you recognize popular brand logos even if they are in Chinese?

A good logo should be easily and universally recognized, even if it were written in Chinese. But sometimes it doesn't work out that way. Chinatown, a …

5 Totally Obscure Facts About Monopoly

It's the 80th anniversary of the iconic board game Monopoly. Yes, the "world's favorite family gaming brand" is older than some of our grandparents.<p>It seems Monopoly was always a hit -- even in its early days. Parker Brothers released the game in the U.S. in 1935, and within a year 35,000 copies …

How your pension size is linked to life expectancy

Analysis of the life expectancy and company pensions of 610,000 Britons paints a clear picture.<p>Someone with a company pension of £25,000 to £30,000 will live, on average, almost one and a half years longer than someone with a pension between £10,000 and £15,000, new research shows.<p>The link, which …

Can I hire a solicitor to handle IHT and still execute a will?

I'm named as executor on a relative's will. The basic process does not daunt me, having acquired probate on previous occasions where the estate has …

Is Tinder the Next Big Social Network for Marketers?

Tinder, the popular online service associated with digital dating and hookups, is increasingly being used as a marketing tool for business. …

Social Media

How to Staff a Content Marketing Team

Behind every great piece of content marketing is a great content team.<p>That should be obvious, but for all the emphasis brands are placing on content …

Marketing

Sanlam to offer free ‘flexi-access’ option for freedom day

Sanlam has revealed a new ‘flexi-access’ facility due to go live from 6 April across both its personal pension and self-invested personal pension …

Without youth’s cornucopia of ‘firsts’ – first kiss, first bike ride, first race won, first girlfriend... – the days and years coalesce with the …