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Retirees worried cash will run out before they die

More than a third (35%) of retirees are worried their cash will dry up before they die and a quarter say they don’t think they have enough money in their pensions to cover their retirement, according to SunLife’s Big 50 research.

Life after death? 63% use social media and 77% buy online yet just 3% have made plans for their digital legacy

While we are more than willing to buy online, chat online and share online, the vast majority of us - 97% - have made no plans for what will happen to our ‘digital legacy’ when we die.

There has been an 80% increase in celebration of life services, but do your family know what you want?

According to SunLife’s Cost of Dying report, 45% of people no longer have hymns at their funerals, more than half of funeral directors have seen a decrease in religious services and 80% have seen an increase in ‘celebration of life’ type services.