Investments and financial planning

The idea for Retirement Matters came about when two Independent Financial Advisers wanted to offer free independent financial advice for those reaching retirement.

Financial Advice

Insurance and investments

Retirement planning advice and information for any age planning for retirement.

Health Advice

Keeping well

Latest research and information on health products and services.


Hobbies and interests

Articles and news on popular interests across the board to suit everyone.

Travel Offers

Explore the world

Affiliated to World Travel Planner you specialist Travel Agent

Special Offers

Vouchers and discounts

We will publish lots of special offers and discounts from days out to special gifts.


Directory of useful information

We are creating a directory of useful contact information for our readers.

Visit the Marlborough Soundss

New Experience - Explore The Marlborough Sounds

Discover New Zealands iconic Marlborough Sounds from a private cruise and a luxury lodge

We’ve got a fantastic new experience for you from New Zealand with the chance to explore the Marlborough Sounds from the comfort of a private 22m yacht, and at night stay in a luxury lodge only accessible by boat or helicopter.

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Men’s sheds movement grows by 66% in 3 years as 500th shed opens

Men’s Sheds Association unveils partnership with woodcare specialist Ronseal  to provide DIY classes to its members. The first of these will begin in Moss Side in Manchester.

Having first launched in the UK in 2013, Men’s Sheds have grown in popularity to become invaluable community spaces for people to connect, create and have fun.

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500th Mens Shed