SIPPs: How can you calculate and compare SIPP fees? Not easily!

iStock_000017861768XSmallIn his latest Guest Blog for us, Martin Tilley of Dentons Pensions suggested that over the coming months SIPP (Self-Invested Personal Pension) providers will soon be left to compete on just two key battlegrounds; service and charges. As our SIPP Chat feature shows, many SIPP providers offer an excellent service. Although some of the recent reviews show others are getting things seriously wrong. Martin’s piece on service is excellent and we’d urge all SIPP investors, Independent Financial Advisers and dare we say it, a few SIPP providers, to take a ...

SIPPs: Avoid the mistake 45% of SIPP owners are making

New research from Investec Wealth & Investment has highlighted that many SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pensions) investors are failing to use the full functionality available to them. Amongst other things the research showed: Only 37% of SIPP investors said they had enough time to devote to the running of their SIPP Only 45% of DIY investors understood the charging structure of their SIPP provider 15% of DIY SIPP investors said they were likely to appoint an adviser within the next year Initially appealing Need ...