Should You Be Tracing Pensions That Are Lost?

NEARLY £20 BILLION OF PENSION MONEY GOES UNCLAIMED AND THIS FIGURE IS GROWING The scale of the UK’s lost pensions mountain has been exposed by the largest study yet by the Pensions Policy Institute that found 800,000 pensions were lost and worth an estimated £9.7 billion. It estimates that, if scaled up to [...]

By |2019-10-15T10:23:16+01:00June 1st, 2019|Pensions|0 Comments

What Is A Good Pension Pot at 55?

So, you’re approaching that milestone age of 55 and starting to think about retirement?  At this age it’s common to start panicking about what is a good pension pot at 55 and what might happen after you leave the routine security of full-time work. Especially if you haven’t given much thought to it [...]

By |2019-10-22T11:33:22+01:00April 13th, 2019|Pensions|0 Comments

Flexi Access Drawdown Pension

What Is A Drawdown Pension? On 6 April 2015, the Government introduced major changes to people’s defined contribution (DC) private pensions. Once you reach the age of 55 years, you now have much more freedom to access your pension savings or pension pot and to decide what to do with this money – [...]

By |2019-10-15T11:19:32+01:00January 25th, 2019|Pensions|0 Comments

Should You Be Cashing In Pensions At 55?

For most people unlocking or cashing in pensions at 55, in part or in full, is now possible. How you do this will depend on the type of scheme you have and how you want to take your benefits. Under pension freedoms, the rules allow anyone aged 55 and over to take the whole [...]

By |2019-10-15T11:21:48+01:00January 14th, 2019|Pensions|0 Comments