Will Pension Transfers Decrease with Higher Inflation in 2018?

The pension freedoms introduced in 2015 have given rise to a glut of pensions transfers out of final salary pension schemes.

However, with interest rates set to rise, there are rumours that the golden summer of pensions transfers is over. We look at why we don’t believe this is the case, and how 2018 can be just as lucrative for pension scheme members as 2017. … read more >>


More Women In Need Of Financial Advice in 2018

More women are needed in Financial Advice.

An Important Year for Women

This year marks 100 years since the Representation of the People Act – the act of parliament which gave women the chance to vote for the first time in the UK.… read more >>


Transferring from a Final Salary Pension – The Pension Freedoms Debate

The Pensions Freedoms introduced by the UK Government in 2015 changed the pension landscape for good. Since then, pension transfer values have rocketed, meaning that, for the first time, people have willingly transferred their pensions pots away from defined benefit pensions to defined contribution pensions.

We look at how the debate has moved on in the last two years, and the current advice we are giving clients.… read more >>


Final Salary Pensions Transfer – Making An Informed Choice

Financial Advisors are still discussing the merits of Final Salary Pension Transfers. The debate is rolling on about which way is best for clients to go, to transfer out, or to stick. The best option for clients, is that that they should be aware of all their options, and that, in the oldest adage in the advisor’s book of quotes, it all depends on the circumstances. … read more >>