Retirement: Two new ways to access your pension. How will they work? Will you qualify?

InterrogationsThe devil is in the detail of any Budget, but it normally doesn’t take five months to be confirmed. After announcing the new ‘Pension Flexibility’ way back in March, the Government has finally revealed the final rules, including a new way of accessing your pension pot when you retire. So what’s changing? How will it affect you? Read on for all the answers. A new way to access your pension Retiring soon? Our ...

Automatic Enrolment: Avoid the mistakes made by thousands of uncompliant firms

Auto EnrolmentNew research has shown that thousands of firms might have missed their Automatic Enrolment deadline, potentially leading to large fines and employees missing out on valuable pension contributions. Figures from the Pensions Regulator show that so far 15,099 firms have complied with the Automatic Enrolment legislation. However, research from Hargreaves Lansdown shows that 22,940 firms should have reached their Staging Date by 1st May, leading to concerns that thousands of  businesses have failed to comply and thousands of workers are missing out. There could be a number of reasons for the ...

6 top tips for the end of the tax-year

clouds in shape of figureThe end of the tax-year is a great time to be thinking about your finances. Our advisers can help you make the right decisions Investment Sense team 150 px Contact our team of advisers today: 0115 933 ...

Automatic Enrolment: Regulator starts to clamp down on non-compliant firms

Head fired the employeeNew research has revealed that The Pensions Regulator has investigated 500 firms for suspected non-compliance with Automatic Enrolment legislation, over the past six months. The figures have come to light after a Freedom of Information request by the Pensions Professional publication, which revealed:   Our advisers can help you make the right decision...