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Printing Error Creates £438 Million Deficit in Military Pensions

A mistake described as “putting the decimal point in the wrong place” has meant the UK Treasury will have to find an extra £438 million to fund military pensions. Former Armed Services personnel will be paid from an emergency cash … Continue reading

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Pension Companies at Risk From Low Interest Rates

The IMF (International Monetary Fund) recently warned that pension companies and insurers could be at risk if the current low interest rates continue. “The solvency of many life insurance companies and pension funds is threatened by a prolonged period of … Continue reading

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Pension loans illegal? There is a better way!

Update 2016  – the method listed below is not usually available nowadays. To find out what options are available, please fill in the form on the right of this page Transfer your funds to a Self Managed Pension Trust – … Continue reading

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Pension Fund Over £30,000? Get up to 89% cash release

Pensions Over £30,000 only This particular option is only available to people who have over £30,000 in a UK pension fund (or a combination of smaller funds). Release up to 89% of your funds. Not “pension loans” or “pension liberation” … Continue reading

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Pension Lump Sum Release

What is Pension Lump Sum Release? Basically there is a way of getting money from your pension early, in the form of a single payment, rather than the monthly payments you usually get when you retire. The factors that affect … Continue reading

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Budget 2012 – bad news for pensioners?

  Income tax (Photo credit: Alan Cleaver) It’s only a few hours since George Osborne gave details of his 2012 UK Budget. But reactions from various organisations are coming thick and fast already! The National Federation of Occupational Pensioners (NFOP) … Continue reading

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“Can I sell my Pension?” – thinking of selling your pension?

“Can I sell my pension?” The simple answer is “No!” But… there may be other options available to you, other than selling, if you want to raise cash from your pension fund. Before we explain those options further down this … Continue reading

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Early Pension Release, Under 55

Pension Release schemes may offer ways to get cash from your pension before the age of 55. So, what are your options for early pension release? Please Note – new products and services are being created all the time in … Continue reading

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Can I Cash in my Pension?

Are you wondering “Can I cash in my pension”? The simple answer is, “It depends”. Read on for more information, or fill in the form on the right of this page, to book a phone call to discuss your personal … Continue reading

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Frozen Pension? £20 billion in inactive pension pots

“Frozen Pension” pots and “pension unlocking” are receiving attention recently as both the Government and the pensions industry consider ways to bring together those small pots of pensions savings that many people have from former jobs. Pensions Week reports that … Continue reading

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