Defined Benefit Pension Transfer Time Limits

Defined Benefit Pension Transfer Time Limits

Are you considering transferring your defined benefit pension and are you aware of the transfer time limits?    Defined benefit pensions need to have their transfer value manually calculated by the scheme administrators. This transfer value is only valid for a short...
Trying To Get Defined Benefit Pension Advice

Trying To Get Defined Benefit Pension Advice

If you are trying to get defined benefit pension advice you might struggle.  I’ve written before about why it’s nearly impossible to transfer a defined benefit pension.   The rules and regulations are now so tough for Financial Planners, leading to very high...
Where Pension Funds Invest

Where Pension Funds Invest

Understanding where pension funds invest is vitally important, especially when it comes to your own pension, as it allows you to understand what type of risk you are taking.   Your pension investment options will depend on the type of pension you have.  Getting the...
Cashing In Your Pension

Cashing In Your Pension

Do you have a current or old private pension and have you wondered when you could be cashing in your pension?  Most people will naturally consider taking their workplace pension at the point they retire from work. But a private pension is a bit different. It’s a...