Pension Guides & News

How Financial Mis-selling Goes So Much Further Than Pensions

There has been a lot of press over recent months related to people claiming for mis-sold pensions. The number of pension claims actually doubled in the UK in 2018 - making it a hot topic in the national headlines. But with all this focus on pension claims, perhaps it is easy to forget about the [...]

By |December 5th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on How Financial Mis-selling Goes So Much Further Than Pensions

Your Guide to Unregulated Assets in SIPP Pensions

Self invested personal pensions (SIPPs) are an ideal choice if you’ve become disillusioned with your current pension. Perhaps you’d  hoped to see more growth from your savings, and you’d like to take matters into your own hands. For such reasons, SIPPs are a firm favourite.  However, SIPPs come with their own risks and if you’re [...]

By |November 19th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on Your Guide to Unregulated Assets in SIPP Pensions

1 in 4 Brits fear there won’t be enough money to last through retirement – should we be worried?

In a recent survey carried out for our team here at Expert Pension Claims (Censuswide), we discovered that 1 in 4 Brits have serious concerns about their money lasting through retirement, amongst many other pension-related worries. Since these figures were picked up by national news publications like the Express, we wanted to take a deeper [...]

By |November 13th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on 1 in 4 Brits fear there won’t be enough money to last through retirement – should we be worried?

How to protect yourself against bad investment advice

Unfortunately, in the connected world in which we live today, bad investment advice is everywhere. Have you ever received an email, been exposed to an advert. or had a phone call offering you investment advice they claim will help you prepare for retirement? Or perhaps you’re actively seeking legitimate investment advice but aren’t sure who [...]

By |November 5th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on How to protect yourself against bad investment advice

Britain’s top pension fears are not what you might think

The Expert Pension Claims team recently commissioned a nationwide survey to get a deeper insight into the UK’s relationship with their pension and the pension system in general. The survey was carried out using 2,000 adults across the United Kingdom and delivered some quite interesting perspectives. There were things we expected to find, and more [...]

By |October 29th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on Britain’s top pension fears are not what you might think

SIPPs vs SERPS: What’s the difference?

If you’re confused about the difference between a SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension) and a SERPS (State Earnings Related Pension Scheme), we’ll help you get to grips with the pension terms in this handy guide - and what they mean for you. What is a SIPP? A Self Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) is a personal [...]

By |October 22nd, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on SIPPs vs SERPS: What’s the difference?

A step by step guide to claiming mis-sold pension compensation

Our recent pensions survey found that 1 in 2 women (and over 1 in 3 men) in the UK are worried they won’t have enough money in their pension to last through retirement. With these figures, it’s easy to see why so many people across the UK have decided to invest their pension. Unfortunately, it [...]

By |October 16th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on A step by step guide to claiming mis-sold pension compensation

Can you be young and still mis-sold a pension?

Given the nature of pension mis-selling, you’d be forgiven for thinking that it’s only those closer to retirement age who are at risk. There is a lot of truth in that because naturally these individuals are actively interested in their pension and are therefore open to alternative forms of saving. That said, younger people are [...]

By |October 10th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on Can you be young and still mis-sold a pension?

A beginner’s guide to pension investments

With so many different pension investments out there, it can be understandably confusing whether you’re a layman or not. From stakeholder pensions to SIPPS, there is a vast selection of pension investments on offer these days, and each has its distinguishing set of benefits. If you’re closing in on retirement and you want to assess [...]

By |September 25th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on A beginner’s guide to pension investments

How does a mis-sold pension affect me?

In 2018, pension claims in the UK doubled - and there’s a good reason for this. More and more people like you are being made aware of mis-sold pensions and how they might be affected by them. 2019 is a great time to claim for a mis-sold pension, but if you’re not entirely sure how [...]

By |September 12th, 2019|Guides|Comments Off on How does a mis-sold pension affect me?