Despite insolvencies being an a record low in over a decade, a large number of businesses are voluntarily closing down due to the economic uncertainty around coronavirus and fears over a possible increase in Capital Gains Tax.?
For someone who once employed Britain’s oldest worker, Charlie Mullins has a think or two to say about ignoring the retirement age and thinking differently.
According to the Prince's Initiative for Mature Enterprise, there are 4.17m self-employed workers in the UK, of which 42 per cent are over 50. Here are five entrepreneurs, aged 52 and over, that didn't let old age stop them.
the average employee pension contribution to a workplace-defined contribution pension scheme is currently only five per cent, but a CIPD report has found that most employees think they should be saving almost double that.
Three years on from a historic government move to outlaw enforced retirement, more than 1m over 65s now choose to stay in work.