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Bosses Top Up Pension Deficits With Your Money

It's good news If your boss is trying to plug a deficit in your workplace final salary pension, but the bad news it's your...

Where To Find Advice About Spending Pension Cash

Most of us need help with the complicated rules that govern how and when to draw money from a pension and finding the right...

Pension Scams Reach £8m Record High

Pension savers are underestimating how many scammers are trying to get their hands on their retirement cash. Millions of pounds are stolen and fraudsters have...

Put Savers Before Shareholders, Watchdog Warns Companies

Companies should put their retirement funds before shareholders when paying dividends, the official pensions watchdog has warned. The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is also threatening to...

Whose Pension Is It Anyway?

Retirement savers who have spent years pouring cash into their final salary pensions are facing obstacles when trying to move their money. The catch-22 is...

Pension Firms Still Ripping Off Savers With High Charges

Financial watchdogs have revealed pension providers are still ripping off hundreds and thousands of retirement savers with high charges. Around 300,000 savers have smaller than...

QROPS Break EU Rules, Says Ex-HMRC Lawyer

A former HMRC lawyer claims QROPS offshore pensions for expats may break EU laws – and have done so for nearly a decade. Robert Waterson,...

FTSE Firms Switch To Paying Cash Instead Of Pensions

Tax changes cracking down on how much high earners can pay into their pensions have led to FTSE 100 companies more money instead of...

QROPS List – May 15, 2017

The latest official listing shows more QROPS offshore pensions for British expats are missing. The USA has also lost QROPS status again. The States has had...

QROPS Uncertainty May Impact Millions Of Expats

Pension planning rules should offer certainty for expats – but Brexit and sudden QROPS tax changes are doing anything but that. The risk is the...

Switching Expat Savings To An Overseas Pension

If you have UK pension savings and are planning to become an expat, you can transfer your money to an overseas pension for easier...

How To Let Your Children Retire As Millionaires

Pensions can be child’s play for British expats looking to make tax-effective savings for their kids. A little-known money fact is children may not pay...

Pensions And Retirement For Expats

Moving overseas does impact on your retirement savings depending on how your pensions are structured and your status as an expat. Despite freedoms in the...

A Million Workers Ready To Retire Without Any Savings

More than a million workers are hurtling heading towards retirement without any pension savings, according to new research. Pension firm Aegon has revealed 1.2 million...

How To Pay Less Tax With A Pension

Most people would like to see their money go further but lack the financial expertise to make the most of their pension and savings. But...

Pension Firms Challenge HMRC’s In Specie Tax Stance

Another QROPS tax row may be brewing for expat retirement savers who have made ‘in specie’ transfers to their offshore pensions. Some QROPS providers have...

Choosing the Right Financial Adviser

If you are an expat looking for independent financial advice, the one sure outcome is you will pay for the privilege. But forking out for...

Watch Out For Pension Liberation Scams, Says Watchdog

Financial watchdogs are warning retirement savers to watch out for scammers after banning pension trustees considered unfit to look after millions of pounds of...

QROPS List – May 1, 2017

The world of the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) has settled down for expat retirement savers after several weeks of rule changes. Since Chancellor...

Tax Hike For Offshore Pensions Slammed As Unfair

Financial campaigners have slammed government plans to make people living in the UK pay more tax on benefits paid from offshore pensions as unfair. The...