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Mortgage Borrowers Turn To Pensions To Clear The Debt

Around a third of homeowners over 50 years old approaching retirement expect to have to dig into their pension savings to pay off their...

QROPS List – August 15, 2017

Sweden has rejoined the list of financial centres offering QROPS pensions for expats after losing the status in April. The Nordea Pension Plan has relisted...

Why You Need A Private Pension And Property To Fund Retirement

Growing pension incomes should be a warning to put more money aside for retirement not a reason for giving up saving believing what you...

Value Of Share Supermarkets For Investors Under The Microscope

Financial watchdogs are to look at if supermarket shopping for pensions and investments is good for the wealth of consumers. The Financial Conduct Authority is...

State Pension Age Set To Rise For Millions

Millions of people born in the 1970s will have to wait longer for their state pension as the government has raised the age limit...

Final Salary Pension Transfer Dilemma For IFAs

Financial watchdogs are cracking down on recommendations financial advisers are offering retirement savers who want to transfer out of direct benefit pensions. The Financial Conduct...

Britain Faces Tough Spending Choices As Population Ages

As the British population carries on growing older in larger numbers, the government will have to make some tough social and healthcare spending decisions,...

Scammers Have Tried To Trick 5m Into Parting With Cash

Scammers have tried to trick 5 million older people to part with their money – but few have reported the crime, says new research. With...

Pension Firms Shun Cash For Advice Offer

Pension providers are shunning a government to fund financial advice for retirement savers put forward by Chancellor Phillip Hammond in his spring budget. He offers...

Over 40s Target Health Instead Of Wealth

Health not wealth is the new lifestyle priority for the over 40s heading for retirement, says a new study. While 44% of the over 40s...

QROPS List – August 1, 2017

QROPS offshore pensions are still opening at the rate of one a day despite media reports suggesting the market is stalling. The latest list of...

Pension Scammers ‘Groom’ Victims To Hand Over Savings

Pension scammers have come up with a new way to snare retirement savers by giving them a script with what to say to avoid...

QROPS Are Not Dead – Just Evolving

QROPS pensions are not dead and buried following recent tax and rule changes, they are just evolving and a lot of the hype about...

Taking Financial Advice Can Make You Richer

Investors and savers who take financial advice are on average £40,000 better off than those who shun professional guidance. Research by think-tank the International Longevity...

QROPS List – July 15, 2017

The QROPS market seems to have shrugged off recent compliance changes set in motion by the British tax man. The latest official list of offshore...

Pension Freedoms Change Retirement Finances For The Over 55s

Pension freedoms have changed the finances of the over 55s by letting them take cash lump sums from the retirement savings. Three out of four...

Claiming Pension Tax Relief As An Expat

Expats can claim pension tax relief as long as they are still resident in the UK. Residence is a matter of fact rather than choice...

Pension Complaints Roll In At More Than 16 Every Day

The number of pension gripes from retirement savers has soared by a fifth over the past year. Complaint figures from the Pension Ombudsman show more...

Calls To Revive Pension Cold-Calling Ban Heat Up

Calls for a ban on pension cold-calling appear to be on hold as the government answers pleas about proceeding with the proposed law with...

Tough Times Ahead For Company Pensions

Top companies and their pension trustees are facing some tough talking about plugging funding deficits during the next few weeks. Although the deficit gap has...