Posts By: Andrew Lodge

Lifetime referral scheme generates more cash for Barnsley Hospice

Barnsley Hospice Corporate Fundraiser Simon Atkinson popped into Lifetime HQ on Friday afternoon to receive another bumper cash donation from our highly successful referral scheme. Simon was presented with a cheque for £853.90 from Lifetime financial planner Steve Baskind (see picture below). Said Simon: “We are very, very grateful to Lifetime for the regular donations we receive from their referral…

Lifetimer Tom passes pension exam

There was delight at Lifetime HQ on Friday morning – as the news came through that Pension Department Manager Tom Nelson had chalked up a notable exam success. All Tom’s hard work and study paid off as confirmation came through that he had passed the AF7 pension transfers exam. Well done Tom!

Look out for the Lifetime Mortgage Machine!

Once there was Scooby Doo and his mystery-solving chums Fred, Daphne, Velma and Shaggy………well now there is the Lifetime Mortgage Machine! Our specialist mortgage team (pictured below) take the time to explain all of the different options open to you, to make sure that you are with the right provider and have the right mortgage product. We firmly believe our Mortgage…

Exam not too taxing for delighted Lifetimer Charlie!

Lifetimer Charlie Parker has taken another notable step towards establishing himself as a fully qualified financial planner with the company. His latest exam – the RO3 (Personal Taxation) – proved to be not too taxing as the young man passed with flying colours! Charlie (pictured below) is one of a number of trainee financial planners at Lifetime….

Lifetimer Catherine passes RO1 exam

Congratulations are in order for Lifetime pension analyst Catherine O’Dowd. Catherine (pictured below) has passed the RO1 finance exam and is understandably extremely happy! All her colleagues are thrilled for her too. Well done Catherine!

Bumper cash boost for Barnsley Hospice from Lifetime-sponsored golf day

The sun shone, the smiles were broad, the putts (sometimes) dropped and the cash flowed as the Lifetime-sponsored Barnsley Hospice golf day proved to be another tremendous success. Silkstone Golf Club was the superb venue for teams from all over the Barnsley borough, who revelled in the lovely atmosphere and raised £6,260.71 for the hospice. Said…

New research suggests at least £260,000 now needed to fund retirement

Retirees now need at least £260,000 in their pension pot to avoid an ‘uncomfortable retirement’. That figure – which has increased from £150,000 back in 2002 – makes up part of the findings from new research carried out by retirement provider Royal London. And the £260,000 figure will spiral even further upwards for those people who rent properties over the…

Lifetime clients pay tribute to Ken’s sterling service

Mortgage Adviser Ken Abbott and the hard-working Lifetime mortgage team have received a lovely testimonial from happy clients. The clients, Richard and Natalie, praised the work put in by Ken (pictured below) and his colleagues, which made getting their mortgage ‘virtually stress free’. The testimonial reads: “Lifetime was recommended to us by a family member,…