Retirement income

Revealed: All the winners of the Retirement Planner Awards 2019

Wingate Financial Planning, Berry & Oak, Strategic Solutions Chartered Financial Planners and Rowley Turton IFA were named as the four regional winners of the...

RP Case Study: What to do when retirement income reality doesn’t match expectation

Michael is single and in his early 60s. He begins to look at what his retirement will be like. He goes online to find...

RP Case Study: Saving your pension for a rainy day

Most pension experts would say that spending in retirement – decumulation – should follow a policy of 'pensions last', so why is it that...

Martin Jones: Lifetime allowance quirks on divorce

A pension sharing order (PSO) is the mechanism by which a divorcing client is able to share some of their pension scheme with their...

Industry Voice: What does the future hold for multi-asset strategies?

If only we had a crystal ball that could tell us the future, investing would be so much easier. We live in complicated times,...

Charlene Young: The pitfalls of the nonsense tapered annual allowance

The tapered annual allowance is poorly designed and not fit for purpose. Its impact on the NHS has recently been well documented in the press...

Industry Voice: Q&A with Iain McGowan…

Q: What is the Scottish Widows ‘family of funds?' Our family of funds refers to our three core ranges of pension funds, which are available...

MP Damian Green proposes pension-inspired social care overhaul

MP and former cabinet minister Damian Green has called for an overhaul of social care provision, proposing it should be...

Rising IHT receipts ‘show little sign of slowing down’

Inheritance tax (IHT) receipts were generally higher in the 2018/19 tax year and saw a 44.4% increase in March from...

John Humphreys: At times of uncertainty, go back to basics

At a point in history when there seems to be so little agreement on so much, perhaps a majority would at least...
 

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Mercer under fire again after asking for £280k transferred pot back

Mercer has come under fire again after being accused of allowing a client to transfer part of their pension before asking for it back.