New research has revealed that the number of people being targeted by potential pension scammers has risen significantly over the past 12 months.
The figures, produced by pension provider Retirement Advantage, reveal that:
35% of people over the age of 55 have been contacted by potential pension scammers over the past three months
This is up from 20% during the same period last year
Scammers usually target potential victims via a cold call, or unsolicited text or email offering free pension advice, early access to a ...