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RP case studies: Borrowing for a second SIPP property

Jessica List uses this case study to outline a SIPP-based property purchase scenario.

Advisers must adapt to over 60s’ complex needs as retiree market ‘fragments’

The retirement advice market must shift its focus from the ‘typical’ retiree it has served in the past as clients experiences become more complex and fragmented, according to analysis from Canada Life.

Stephen McPhillips: The numbers game of SIPP consolidation

Stephen McPhillips explores the consolidation in the SIPP market and warns if deals are going ahead largely to drive client numbers ever skywards what follows might not be a pleasant experience for either client or adviser.

RP case studies: Getting specific on expression of wishes

In the latest RP case study, Jessica List looks at just how specific a client can be when it comes to expression of wish forms.

Tom Selby: Covid-19 pension tax relief raid risks widening generational divide

With rumours once again swirling around the future of pensions tax relief in the run up to this year's budget, comments Tom Selby, any reduced incentive for long-term savers could risk further exacerbating the generational divide in retirement...

Court grants appeal against Carey Pensions in landmark SIPP case

The Court of Appeal has granted Russell Adams permissions to appeal in his landmark case self-invested personal pension (SIPP) operator Carey Pensions UK.

RP case studies: Maximising business growth with SSAS secured loan

This real client case study shows how a SSAS can be used to fund the growth of a family business by making a secured loan, writes Richard Mattison.

Pensions minister issues dashboard delay warning

Schemes trying to delay the dashboard project by not collecting the necessary data will be left behind, Guy Opperman has warned.

PIMFA warns MPs on ‘out of control’ FSCS levy

At a parliamentary hearing on Wednesday (16 September), PIMFA raised issues surrounding the ever-rising FSCS levy and also suggested the burden of...

Women lose state pension age appeal

Two women fighting against changes to the state pension age implemented by the government have lost their Court of Appeal legal challenge.

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Bob Champion: Understanding the significant impact of inflation

Bob Champion looks at the impact inflation can have on a person's retirement and asks if retirees should be explore equity release options as economic stability remains elusive.