AA Pension Scheme

The number of over 65’s continuing to work is on the up

The number of individuals choosing to work beyond age 65 continues to steadily increase. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) recently reported that for the period December 2017 to Feb ... Read More

Too few receiving the right financial advice

The Work and Pensions Select Committee have been reviewing the ‘pension freedoms’ reforms brought in by the Government in April 2015 and have identified concerns in relation to the advice that peop ... Read More

New phone number for TPAS

TPAS provide free independent and impartial guidance to the public. Anyone can use this service and speak with a pension specialist without the need to book a prior appointment. You c ... Read More

The Pensions Dashboard

The government announced in the 2016 Budget that a Pensions Dashboard would be developed in order to allow individuals to view details of all their pension savings together in a sing ... Read More

Changes to the pension transfer advice process

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) recently announced changes to the pension transfer advice process. The changes are designed to improve the quality of the advice provided and help individuals ... Read More

Experts express concern that savers are not taking tax advice

Financial experts are concerned that since the introduction of pension flexibility as part of the freedom and choice reforms in April 2015, Defined Contribution (DC) members (which includes Defined ... Read More