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Designing a more accessible home

Posted: Sunday, 25 June 2017

If getting older has left you feeling like your home is not the haven it once was – perhaps because of difficulties maintaining the property or getting around like you used to – then you might feel as though moving out is the only option.

Downsizing is certainly a valid route to go down, but it can also be painful if you have formed a strong attachment to your home.

Luckily, if moving out of the home you love isn’t something you want to consider, there are other choices out there. A variety of different home design options can help you to reinvent your house into an accessible space that accommodates your changing needs.

Key celebrates 11,000 Trustpilot reviews

Posted: Friday, 23 June 2017

We've just reached 11,000 reviews on Trustpilot - and we couldn't be happier to see so many of our customers sharing their feedback. Big thanks to everybody who has already taken the time to visit our Trustpilot page and let us know what you thought of your experience with Key. 

Should you 'DIY'?

Posted: Thursday, 22 June 2017

While you’re in the planning stages of a home improvement project, one thing to consider is how much you want to do yourself and how much you want done professionally.

Is retirement stressing you out?

Posted: Wednesday, 21 June 2017

If the increased freedom of retirement is being disrupted by stress then you might be feeling isolated, or like you’ve done something wrong. The truth is, you’re not alone; stress in retirement has become all too common.

Six reasons to say yes to an annuity

Posted: Wednesday, 21 June 2017

​Life is full of uncertainty, but your future financial security doesn’t have to be one of them. Annuities remain a popular choice for retirement income because they ensure that you do have the security of knowing exactly what you’re getting each month.

Try something new: International Yoga Day

Posted: Tuesday, 20 June 2017

At first, International Yoga Day might sound a little frivolous – but yoga isn’t just a passing fad. In fact, it can be difficult to pinpoint exactly what yoga is: part spirituality, part physical workout and part mental exercise, it draws on a long heritage to become something slightly different for everybody who participates.

Understanding the power of the pound

Posted: Sunday, 18 June 2017

Alongside big political changes and events it’s common to hear that the pound is rising or falling. But if you’re trying to keep up with all of its fluctuations then you might be wondering – what does it really mean? And, more importantly, what does it mean for our businesses and families?

Maximise your monthly income

Posted: Friday, 16 June 2017

Wish that you could stretch your pension a little further each month? We’ve pulled together a collection of practical ideas to you bring in some extra income each month in retirement.

Even if retirement is still a little way off, it’s never too early to start thinking about how you can make the most of your time, money and skills.

How to know it’s time to write your Will

Posted: Tuesday, 13 June 2017

We’re not going to tell you at long length how important writing a Will is – we’re sure, like most people, you’ve already know that it’s an essential task. If you do want to know more about why a Will is important, you can read about passing your estate down to loved ones here. Today, though, we’re going to discuss when you should think about writing a Will.

Ensure your estate gets passed to your loved ones

Posted: Monday, 12 June 2017

​It can be difficult to think about the fact that one day, we won’t be here anymore – which is probably one reason that a lot of people put off making a Will. However, thinking ahead and facing up to a difficult part of life can ultimately ensure that your wishes live on after you.

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