Would you like to retire early? Start planning now and you can turn that pipe dream into reality

Figure out what you currently have in your pension, what you will need at the other end, and start filling in the gap while you are still earning. Photo: Getty Images© Getty Images

Sinead Ryan

I’m just back from Paris and given the recent rioting I’m pleased to say I didn’t see anything untoward. Parisians are always protesting about something or other, but I was amused to learn the latest demonstrations were over, of all things, pensions.