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Calls for the ban on pension cold-calling to be implemented sooner

The Work and Pensions Select Committee says the Government needs to introduce new legislation as soon as next year to help prevent pensioners losing their life savings. Although the Government has ... Read More

TPAS and MAS announce web chat facility

Ahead of the Government’s planned merger in 2018 to combine the Money Advice Service (MAS), The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) and Pension Wise into a single consumer facing body, TPAS and MAS ha ... Read More

David Glover appointed to the Trustee board of the AA Pension Scheme

The Trustee has recently been undertaking a process to elect a new Member Nominated Trustee Director (MNTD) to the Trustee board of the AA Pension Scheme. The Trustee was delighted with the number of ... Read More

Autumn Budget 2017

In the autumn budget last week the Chancellor, Phillip Hammond, had very little to say about pensions. There was speculation prior to the budget announcement that the Chancellor may look again ... Read More

Make sure your pension withdrawals are not being over-taxed

Many savers who have accessed their pensions early under the new pension flexibility rules may have been over taxed. It is reported that hundreds of thousands of tax-payers have been overcharge ... Read More

Legislation against pension cold-calling delayed

Last week the House of Lords demanded that unsolicited calls in relation to pensioner cold-calling are outlawed, sooner than the Government’s current plans. The Government had originally sugges ... Read More