50% of middle aged have never calculated when they can afford to retire: Aviva survey

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Over half (53%) of people in their mid-life have never calculated when they can afford to retire according to latest research from Aviva, as the insurer launches its Mid-Life MOT app to help provide consumers with essential guidance and support to improve their wealth, work and wellbeing. More time at home during lockdown has led to a 40% increase in consumer mobile phone app usage so far this year2. Aviva's research reveals that almost three in 10 (28%) adults use apps on their phone for everyday finances, such as budgeting and monitoring spending or saving, while more than one in five ...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.