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Wentworth Rose offers counselling for those made redundant

IFA Wentworth Rose announces a 28 per cent increase in demand for redundancy counselling from last year.

The counselling is one aspect of retirement services offered by Wentworth Rose. Given that redundancy often leads to early retirement for individuals over 50, the IFA firm offers the counselling to those affected so they can keep their financial planning sorted.

The counselling is available on a one-to-one basis, or in larger courses.

Wentworth Rose head of retirement counselling David Edwards says: “We have been surprised at this trend, particularly as it goes against the Government&#39s recent statement encouraging companies to retain employees over 50. We are finding that companies carrying out redundancy programmes find a service such as ours extremely helpful and it is also appreciated by the staff involved.”

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