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Wealth management with a lifetime mortgage

How much could you release?

What is wealth management?

If you’ve built up capitial, you’ll want to preserve and grow your wealth while you’re still around and maybe pass it on once you’re gone. Both need careful management. Wealth management combines a range of financial services to support your financial planning.

How can a lifetime mortgage help you manage your wealth?

For many of us, our homes are our biggest financial assets. Much of our wealth is tied up in them. A lifetime mortgage can help you release and manage that wealth. It turns your housing equity into one or more cash payments that you can spend on essentials, home improvements or to pass on to your loved ones.

Lifetime mortgage advice service

Interested in lifetime mortgages but not sure where to start? Speak to one of our specialists for expert advice.

A loan secured against your home, for ages 55+

Access the wealth in your property

Release tax-free cash from your home without the need to move. Take money from the loan when you need it.

Gift a living inheritance

Relieve the inheritance tax burden on your loved ones by gifting the money while you're still alive.

No fixed term and no monthly payments

The loan is repaid from the sale of your home when the last borrower dies or moves into long-term care.


  • There’s no need to make monthly payments, unless you choose a Payment Term Lifetime Mortgage, where you have to pay the interest off monthly for an agreed payment term.
  • A lifetime mortgage may reduce an inheritance and may affect your entitlement to means-tested state benefits.
  • You can stay in your own home and you will never owe more than it's sold for (subject to terms and conditions).
  • If you give the money away, the recipient may have to pay inheritance tax if you die within seven years of making the gift.
  • The information included here regarding inheritance tax is based on our understanding of current tax rules, which are subject to change.
  • You may have cheaper ways to borrow money.

"We started to look at lifetime mortgages as we realised there was real advantage in being able to help our children. We have a lot of money tied up in the house and it was a way of releasing that money for better lives for ourselves, our children and our grandchildren." - John and June, Oxfordshire

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Equity release calculator

This calculator helps you see how much equity you could release with a lifetime mortgage, a loan secured against your home. We’ll ask you to register your details so we can show you the calculation. You may also receive a call from us to assist you with your enquiry.

Before you start

  • If you want a joint lifetime mortgage, use the age of the youngest applicant.
  • The amount you can borrow is based on your age and the value of your home, but this might be less when you come to apply.
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This is a guide to the lifetime mortgage products we offer, and not advice or a personal recommendation. You can only buy a lifetime mortgage through a financial adviser.

If we call, we’ll use your address to look up your property to assist with your enquiry.

Just one more step…

To find out how much you could receive, and to get a call back to discuss the product details, please complete the form. You can also provide your email address if you’d like to opt in to receiving emails about our products and services.

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Based on the information supplied you could release:
This is an estimate. The amount you can release depends on your property, its value and your individual circumstances. Speak to an adviser to find out how much you could release.

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