New guidance body gets the WhatsApp treatment
Investors can now get free money and pension guidance via instant messaging service WhatsAppBy Natalie Vincent - 18 April 2019, 10:01
Political mess doesn’t mean we should slash MPs' pensions
Despite sentiment towards politicians being at an all-time low, Ollie Smith argues we need better public representatives, not a kneejerk overhaul of their generous pensions
10 stats showing where pension freedom cash is going
Savers are accessing their pension before they retire and spending their cash on the good life
An insider’s view of SJP funds, fees & cashflow
A St James’s Place adviser offers NMA editor William Robins a candid view on what really goes on at the asset management giant, highlighting the challenge it poses to IFAs
FSCS appoints ex-RBS director Rainbird as new chief exec
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) today announced former RBS and ABN AMRO executive Caroline Rainbird will take over as CEO from Mark Neale on 4 May
Pension Planner: Planning crucial for DIY investor with dementia risk
Robert should appoint a lasting power of attorney who can act on his behalf in case he is in ill health to avoid severe consequences, especially with the possibility of a stock market crash
SJP would escape FCA's exit fee ban says PensionBee
Online pension provider PensionBee has called for FCA to ban deferred advice fees charged by SJP as part of a wider ban on exit fees
Rush: mis-sold British Steel pension transfers 'will hit high hundreds'
Yesterday MPs debated and discussed the fallout from issues surrounding the British Steel Pension Scheme, but for many steelworkers the consequences of receiving poor advice are still unfolding now
FSCS payout boost for steelworkers as bill reaches £1.8m
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has topped up compensation for five steelworkers following recalculations.
PFS launches DB transfer advice 'Gold Standard'
The Pensions Advice Taskforce is to launch a new 'Gold Standard' adviser code to help the public better identify good defined benefit (DB) transfer advice