Tag Archives: cost of living

Are you paying the right level of care fees?

Are you paying the right level of care fees?

A simple question I know, but one that you might like to consider asking yourself if you, or a relative, are having to pay care fees. Paying for care is a worry and concern for us all as we get older, ...

What the Budget may mean for you

Call me a cynic if you will, but the recent budget was good for savers, and therefore by definition, older people. Is this because there are only some 14 months left to the next General Election? Or t ...
You can’t put a price on life

You can’t put a price on life

Dear sir, Up to a few years ago the fuel allowance was 250 pounds and then the government lowered it to 200 pounds. Due to the increase in heating charges, should they now increase it again to at leas ...
Winter fuel fears

Winter fuel fears

Almost two thirds of people aged 65 and older are worried about paying their energy bills this winter, it has emerged. ...