SIPPs: 12 things everyone should know about their SIPP

iStock_000002419188_ExtraSmallSIPPs (Self-Invested Personal Pensions) are now a mainstream way of saving for your retirement. Indeed recent figures have shown there are now more than one million SIPP’s in existence. So, if you are one of the million or so people with a SIPP, how do you know you have the right SIPP? What questions should you ask your SIPP provider? What information should you know but perhaps don’t? Read on to find out 12 things every SIPP investor should know. 1. How much ...

Investment Sense recruit two new Independent Financial Advisers

Investment Sense recruit two new Independent Financial AdvisersWe are delighted to announce that Investment Sense has recruited to new Independent Financial Advisers, James Lee and Laura Gregory. James and Laura will join our existing team of IFAs and will work for our Nottingham office. Both will specialise in giving advice to people close to retirement helping people get the best possible income from their pensions. Commenting, Anna Timms, Director of Investment Sense, said: “I am delighted that James and Laura have chosen to join Investment ...

Pensions: 5 scams & bad advice that can seriously damage your retirement

We’ve been shocked by some of the pension scams and examples of bad advice we have seen so far this year. For most people a pension, whether it is a workplace scheme, a Personal Pension or indeed a SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension) will provide part of their income in retirement. However, we are seeing more and more examples of scams and bad advice that could seriously damage your wealth in retirement. We’ve put together a quick checklist of the worst five we have seen and how to avoid them....