Working And Receiving A Pension

Working And Receiving A Pension

Since April 2011 employees cannot be forced to retire from their job meaning you could still be working and receiving a pension.   Working and receiving a pension doesn’t reduce the amount of pension you are entitled to but it can require a bit more tax...
What Pension Will I Get?

What Pension Will I Get?

Knowing the answer to what pension will I get? Is crucial in understanding what sort of lifestyle you will have in retirement.   Will your pension produce enough so you will be comfortable with financial security and flexibility or will you just get by? Maybe you will...
Defined Benefit Transfer Values Hit Record Highs

Defined Benefit Transfer Values Hit Record Highs

If you are someone that is considering transferring your defined benefit pension to a personal defined contribution pension then you may be interested to know that recently, defined benefit transfer values hit record highs.  According to the XPS Transfer Value Index,...
When Can You Take Your Pension?

When Can You Take Your Pension?

When Can You Take Your Pension? When can you take your pension? This was a question I was asked by a client this week as we met for a review and were plotting their retirement plan. Like most things in finance the answer is not straight forward. But knowing when and...