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...
Weekly Financial Update – 08.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 08.10.2020

Stock markets had a fairly quiet and positive week after initially fearing the worst once it was announced US President Donald Trump had tested positive for Coronavirus and the uncertainty this could have led to.     It appears Trump seems over the worst and...
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...
Rules on qualifying for the State Pension

Rules on qualifying for the State Pension

I think most people are probably aware what the State Pension is but are probably less familiar with the rules on qualifying for the State Pension. Just in case you don’t know what the State Pension is, let me explain briefly. When you reach the State Pension...