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Pensioners Face Brexit Crisis If Transition Deal Falls Through

Expat pension payments after Brexit Day may stop abruptly if Britain and the EU fail to agree a mutual deal, says Chancellor Phillip Hammond. Speaking...

Lifestyling Option Can Lead To Smaller Pension Pots

Retirement savers may see millions of pounds knocked off their values because their workplace pensions automatically put their money into less risky funds. New research...

£100m Pension Windfall At Stake As Judge Sends Case To ECJ

Women disadvantaged by changes in a workplace pension scheme may be paid up to £100 million in compensation. But they will have to wait for...

QROPS List – October 10, 2017

The special relationship between the USA and QROPS pensions for British expats and Americans with UK pension savings is back on. The USA rejoined the...

Riddle Of The Disappearing QROPS List

The British tax authority is warning expats who switch onshore UK pensions to a QROPS to check the provider receiving their money qualifies as...

Pension Savers Who Have To Pay For Taxman’s Mistakes

The taxman makes a lot of mistakes, and the strange thing is you will be chased if you owe money but not as much...

1 in 12 Chance Of Falling Victim To A Pension Scammer

If you are a retirement saver switching pension funds, you have a 1 in 12 chance of falling victim to a scam. Although the odds...

Yawning Pension Gap Still £460 billion Despite Improvement

Retirement savers with money in defined benefit pension schemes run by their employers have seen improving deficits stand still. Britain’s final salary workplace pensions still...

QROPS List – October 1, 2017

Expat retirement savers have seen 16 QROPS pensions added to the official HMRC listing over the past two weeks, while four have been removed. Six...

Budget 2017 To See Pension Tax Relief Slashed?

Tax relief on money paid into pensions is under threat in Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Autumn Budget 2017, according to speculation in Westminster. Rumours are rife...

The Pension Trick That Can Double Your Tax-Free Lump Sum

For many retirement savers, the tax-free lump sum available from the age of 55 years old is the main attraction of a pension. That major...

IFAs Told To Cover Their Backs With Police-Style Interviews

Your financial adviser is fast becoming your adversary if they follow new advice from the Financial Ombudsman. Instead of looking at the rules that make...

So, You Want To Transfer You Pension To A QROPS

Switching retirement savings to an offshore QROPS is a straightforward process, proving you follow some simple rules. But with all things official, the devil is...

Pension Freedoms Have A Silver Lining For Travel Firms

Pension freedoms giving the over 55s easier access to their retirement savings seem to be boosting travel firms. Since the freedoms came into force in...

Expats Face Brexit Pensions Blow If Talks Fail

Expats paid retirement income from a UK pension may see their cash lifeline cut off if Prime Minister Theresa May fails to thrash out...

Cheapest Cities For Retirement In The USA

If you want to retire to the United States and want more bang for your buck, then you may be surprised to find out...

Health Not Wealth Decides Time For Retirement

Health not wealth is the real decider over when many people retire, according to a new study. More than 5 million workers aged 50 years...

£120m Tax Bill For Pension Savers Squirrelling Away Too Much Cash

Pension savers with too much money in their retirement funds paid £120 million in tax last year, according to official figures. Despite encouragement from the...

QROPS List – September 15, 2017

The net number of QROPS offshore pensions for expats has risen by 38 in the past two weeks. HMRC says 40 new pensions have opened,...

Building A Savings Nest-Egg For Children

If you have a family and some money to spare, it's never too soon to start saving for children. Saving a little for a long...