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UK Couple Win £190,000 in Compensation After Mis-Sold Investment

An un-named couple from the UK have been reimbursed £190,000 after their financial advisers recommended that they invest in risky assets such as “death bonds”. The couple have asked to remain anonymous, but have agreed that the details of their case can now be made public. The husband and wife received £190,000 in compensation relating [...]

By |September 27th, 2017|Blog and News|Comments Off on UK Couple Win £190,000 in Compensation After Mis-Sold Investment

Amazing Customer Service from Kima Office Furniture

We recently purchased new office furniture from a Kima Office Furniture based in the UK, and were very pleased with both the quality and professional service that we received from Jemma, Finn, and the rest of the team in the office. Because the service was so good, we asked them if there was anything that [...]

By |January 2nd, 2017|Blog and News|Comments Off on Amazing Customer Service from Kima Office Furniture

Getting The Correct Financial Advice For Your Circumstances

Finance can be a confusing world and as we well know at expert pension claims if you do not receive expert advice from an experienced adviser you can find yourself in hot water later down the line. This is not true just for pensions and investment advice with every financial decisions there can be consequences [...]

By |October 11th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on Getting The Correct Financial Advice For Your Circumstances

Financial Mis-Selling: Why Does It Happen?

If you have opened a newspaper or turned on the radio and TV in the last four years then you probably can't have missed the coverage of the PPI scandal: From reports in the news to claims companies helping you claim your money back. PPI has bought the focus on to the mis-selling of financial products [...]

By |August 11th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on Financial Mis-Selling: Why Does It Happen?

MPs Are Calling For Tighter Regulation In The Wake Of The BHS Collapse

BBC News have recently reported on how MPs are due to increase their inquiry of miss sold pensions to defined benefits scheme. As many loyal workers at BHS have since found out the true dismay their pension pot could be left in after the collapse of retail giant British Homes Stores. Lesley Titcomb the CEO [...]

By |August 9th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on MPs Are Calling For Tighter Regulation In The Wake Of The BHS Collapse

Thousands of People in the UK are Still Falling for Pension Scams

It’s a sad fact of life that thousands of people around the country are still being scammed out of their hard earned savings for retirement, despite the pension reforms that have taken place. That number is probably set to rise as well. Where a lot of this is happening is where the over 55s are [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on Thousands of People in the UK are Still Falling for Pension Scams

You Took Bad Financial Advice Years Ago – Can You Still Claim?

The mis-selling of pensions began in the late 1980s and continues to this day. According to recent studies and reports there are more than seven million people affected in the UK by this scandal with many not actually realising until it’s too late. The good news is that with the help and support of our [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on You Took Bad Financial Advice Years Ago – Can You Still Claim?

Mis-Selling and Bad Investment Advice Amounts to £880 Million for UK Banks

According to the New City Agenda think tank, bad investment advice and mis-selling has cost UK bank around £880 million pounds over the last 12 years. The research also showed that UK banks have had to pay out over fifty billion pounds worth of compensation to cover some massive scandals. You can see a list [...]

By |April 13th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on Mis-Selling and Bad Investment Advice Amounts to £880 Million for UK Banks

How to Safeguard Yourself Against Receiving Bad Investment Advice

Due to our daily work in helping people who believe that they are eligible to claim compensation for a mis-sold pension or pension transfer, we get to hear a lot of horror stories. Talking to our clients on a daily basis only further enforces the value of paying for expert pension advice when looking to [...]

By |April 11th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on How to Safeguard Yourself Against Receiving Bad Investment Advice

Baroness Altmann Pleads With Pension Companies to Start Treating Customers Better

In a recent interview with The Telegraph, Baroness Altmann stated that she believed pension providers should “write off” fees, penalties, and charges that are being charged to savers who withdraw their funds. The pension’s minister went on to say that these penalties that are levied as “exit charges” should be cancelled as they are in [...]

By |April 7th, 2016|Blog and News|Comments Off on Baroness Altmann Pleads With Pension Companies to Start Treating Customers Better