Whilst our goals for retirement will differ, we all want the peace of mind that comes with knowing that we’ll be financially secure once we stop working.

Whether you’re hoping to retire in ten years or two, you just want to know that you’ve done enough to live the life you want.

You might already be working part-time, in a consultancy role or considering moving into one of the two before crossing the retirement finish line. No matter your situation and future goals, you’re looking for practical advice based on the reality of your financial situation and what that means for your future.

Alone, it can be difficult to understand what your pensions, savings and investments will equate to. You just want to know that you’re making the best decisions.

Your retirement income is the product of years of hard work and dedication. You owe it to yourself to prepare well.

We’re a firm of Chartered Financial Planners, with years of experience in working with individuals who are planning for retirement. We specialise in reality-based financial planning; bringing the real things that you want to achieve – and the real life that you want to attain in the process – to fruition.

We will:

Listen to your concerns and worries, both for the long and short term

Understand your personal goals, aspirations and plans

Assess your existing financial situation, including any pensions, savings and investments

Use cashflow modelling to map out various “what if” scenarios

Recommend financial solutions that will help you to achieve your goals

Guide you on an ongoing basis to ensure the sustainability of your income and the suitability of your financial plan

Making work optional – Maya

Maya enjoyed her job, but it was highly stressful at times. With highly transferable skills and a desire to give something back to society, we challenged Maya to consider a timeframe for when she would like to step back from her current position.

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What our clients say

This company has provided me with expert financial advice and support. Without them, I wouldn't enjoy the happy retirement I am now experiencing. I may also say that the whole process has been - dare I say it – fun!

Mandy, Cannes

A client since 2005

We have been extremely satisfied with the advice we have received from Higgins Fairbairn and would thoroughly recommend them.

Steve, Ascot

A client since 2006

A very sound business who knows what they are talking about and deliver advice succinctly with knowledge.

Dr A., Pinner

A client since 2003

Higgins Fairbairn really takes the time to understand our financial goals, put together a clear strategy while anticipating future requirements and reliably look after the whole process. All this in a knowledgeable and friendly manner.

Nikki, High Wycombe

A client since 2012

Gp has been very helpful in reviewing our finances and making great recommendations on investments and other financial matters. I would not hesitate to recommend him.

Mrs D, St Albans

A client since 2015

Higgins Fairbairn have been providing a quality service to me for many years. In all those years, I’ve never felt or needed to look elsewhere.

Robert, Stourbridge

A client since 2006

We have been with Higgins Fairbairn for over 30 years, during which our lives and circumstances have required professional financial advice which took account of our particular needs and wishes. This was always provided in a friendly, supportive and empathetic manner, which we have much appreciated and come to depend on. It has been a great benefit to have a company like Higgins Fairbairn, who are accessible and reliable, to look after many vital aspects of our affairs.

Mrs and Mrs F, London

Clients since 2006

My wife had very complicated pension arrangements which were sorted out with doggedness, patience and skill.

Arthur, London

A client since 2007

Decisions about retiring early were made easier after consultation with Mr Mantini. He answered all questions in a straightforward manner and inspired confidence in his knowledge of options available to me.

Ms A, London

A client since 2015

As a retired person, I appreciate the advice Higgins Fairbairn give me which fills me with confidence for the future and leaves me relaxed about my financial affairs.

Mr P, Barnet

A client since 2007

Higgins Fairbairn offers a personal and informed service to its clients in an environment of confidentiality and tailoring to the needs of the individual. Staff know their brief and execute it well.

Jane, London

A client since 2010

We have always found that Gp and his team have given us an excellent service and have gone to great lengths to understand our personal circumstances and needs.

Mr O, London

A client since 2008

Over the last 25 years, the Higgins Fairbairn team have always been there for me. They are outstanding in their knowledge and helpfulness.

Sue, London

A client since 2005