Being self-employed gives you a certain degree of freedom but it shouldn’t give you a reason not to save for retirement. Since you don’t have the benefit of an employer helping you save for retirement, you need to do most of the legwork yourself.
If you’ve been following the real estate news in Armagh, Ireland over the past few years, you will notice that there have been complaints of how progressively difficult it was becoming for people to become home owners. The reason for this has been chucked down to the steady rise in the price of real estate and the much slower rate at which average wages are increasing.
You’re hurt. You’re at home. The bills are piling up, and you don’t know what to do.
The elaborate dance of merging companies can open numerous windows for financial calamity if both sides enter the process haphazardly.