Women & Money Cafe Podcast

An Introduction to all things Pensions

One of the things that we get asked a lot about is pensions, should I have one? How do I get one? Are they any good?

In this episode we’ll answer these questions and more. Including Michelle’s brilliant way of explaining pensions via Quality Street.

Much gets made of tax when talking about pensions, and in this episode we will give you all of the information you need to understand how pensions can help you lower your tax bill, retire early, and get the more money from your employer.

06.28 The magic that happens when you put £100 in a pension
08.02 Old fashioned Women & Money Cafe hand grenade moment
17.21 Bridging the gap between when you want to retire & when your state pension begins
20.41 Insight on how to mentally approach your retirement savings
25.37 Top tip on how to get exponential growth on your pension

Guide to State Pension for Widows
Is My Pension Enough for Retirement
Your Pension Questions Answered
Aviva Retirement Calculator

Julie Flynn is an experienced independent financial adviser and financial coach. Justice and equality drive Julie. Which is why she’s spent years studying and researching how stress affects our financial decision making.

She uses her years of experience and research to support women experiencing or planning significant change in their lives. 

Julie is best known for her work with women who have lost their partner and coaching financial services business who want to implement fair and transparent charges.

Financial coaching – Ebb & Flow Financial Coaching
Financial advice – Bree Wealth & Tax
Julie’s inexpert social media antics – Instagram

Catherine Thomas-Humphreys is an independent financial adviser, will writer and certified financial coach.
Catherine works with parents to financially empower them to raise up their family, in particular families undergoing change or complexity including blending, separating, single & co-parenting.

She founded #TheFinfluencer during lockdown to support and empower those feeling fearful or overwhelmed with their financial situation and focusses her work on creating positive relationship with your money, yourself, and those you love. 

Catherine’s bitesize money tips – Instagram
Financial coaching – The Finfluencer


Michelle Lambell is a Chartered Financial Planner & Certified Financial Coach specialising in retirement planning advice, pensions & investments. Website | Instagram


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Disclaimer: The information provided in the Women and Money Café Podcast and Website does not constitute financial advice and nor should it be taken as such. They are thoughts and discussions in around money and possible options available to you. Whilst all attempts are made to provide accurate information at the time of publishing you should seek your own clarification . Should you require advice for your specific set of circumstances contact a qualified, authorised financial adviser directly.

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