Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions, found a number of key themes resonated with her at the recent trade body (AMPS) Conference.
Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions, highlights the lack of awareness – and consensus – that exists with regard to Legal Entity Identifier codes for SIPP and SSAS products.
This bulletin contains information about recent developments regarding the Money Purchase Annual Allowance (MPAA) which may affect our clients. Please read the information carefully and contact your financial adviser if you have any queries.
This bulletin contains information about recent changes to pensions law and regulation which may affect our clients. Please read the information carefully and contact your financial adviser if you have any queries.
Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions, discusses the consultation on the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) funding under CP16/42.
SSAS-related scams are better tackled by tightening the rules on transfers and single-member schemes, pension commentators tell Retirement Planner.
Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions, rounds up the key points of the Cridland review of the state pension age and what they mean for both the UK population and the cause of long-term saving.
Singling out SSAS as scammers’ tools is ‘ill-conceived’ – they remain a viable financial planning option, argues Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions.
Pension scams are on the increase in the UK. Scammers will try to entice you with a ‘free pension review’, ‘one-off investment opportunity’ or ‘legal loophole’.
If you’re under age 55, you cannot release your pension unless you are in ill health. If you are over 55, you can release funds from your pension from April 2015. You may still be at risk from scammers.
For information and tips on giving yourself the best possible protection against scammers download the attached booklet below or visit The Pensions Regulator website has been updated here
Having just had the last Spring Budget, delivered by a very humorous Chancellor Philip Hammond, it is back to the day job, with thankfully few further changes to our ever complex pensions regime. Elaine Turtle, Director at DP Pensions, discusses one of the areas concerning advisers and clients at the moment which is the tapered annual allowance.