5 April 2017
You’re more likely to be able to relax and enjoy retirement if you:
People who are very confident about their retirement finances are likely to have a broader range of investments.
Use Sorted’s investor kickstarter to understand your goals, attitude to risk, and what type of investor you are. This will show you the mix of investments that’s best for you.
Think about the lifestyle you want when you retire and set a budget to achieve it. You will need to have a good understanding of your expenses now and how these are likely to change when you retire.
If your savings are falling short, can you afford to invest more now?
Investing is complex and it’s quite likely you’ll need some help along the way. Most people we surveyed told us they had made better financial decisions as a result of getting information or advice.
If you need help, speak to a financial adviser or your investment provider.
Investments go up and down - it’s a normal part of investing and can improve your chances of getting a good return. By investing too conservatively there’s a risk your money won’t last as long as you need it.
Learn ways you can spread your risk on our understand risk page.