Tag Archives: pension wise

Helping your most valuable asset to manage theirs

Most of us would agree that pensions were complicated enough before April 2015 but since the Pension Freedom changes came into effect it’s got a whole lot worse. No one…

The freedom to be confused…

We are now less than a week from the start of the new Pension Freedom’s announced by George Osborne in the 2014 Budget Speech, and I think it unlikely that…

Pension Wise – now taking calls…

Those with decent length memories will recall that in the 2014 Budget Statement George Osborne announced the new (and entirely unexpected) Pension Freedoms.  These new rules come fully into force in…

Slow progress?

It’s almost the end of February, and now only a few weeks from the commencement date of two major government initiatives (both of which are hugely important to both employers and employees). …

Defensive lines

The last few weeks has seen several new lines of defence added to the tactical map of UK pension savings. New Pension Freedoms Safeguards In late January the Financial Conduct…

A new name for the Guidance Guarantee…

HM Treasury has today announced a new name for the Guidance Guarantee.  From now on this will be known as Pension wise. The creation of Pension wise follows the 2014 announcement by George…