March 2, 2018

How Medical Conditions Affect Your Annuity

If you’ve decided to purchase an annuity to give yourself a guaranteed income during retirement, it’s crucial that you access the right one for your circumstances. […]
March 2, 2018

Here’s What You Should Do If You’ve Been Mis-Sold Storage Pods

In recent years we’ve heard from countless people who’ve fallen victim to pension mis-selling scams relating to storage pods. Often, these people have invested in storage […]
January 30, 2018

Could FSCS Ruling Put Sipp Providers Out Of Business?

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme’s (FSCS) recent decision to pay victims of three Sipp providers could put other firms out of business, warns the Association of […]
January 30, 2018

Have You Fallen Victim To A Pension Scam?

If you’ve spent a good few years of your working life saving into your pension, you may be feeling confident about your ability to retire. However, […]
January 29, 2018

FSCS Sipp Due Diligence Ruling Could Inspire Fresh Mis-Selling Claims

Sipp providers could face a wave of fresh claims, after the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) identified three firms guilty of inadequate due diligence. The new […]
January 22, 2018

Ed Balls Warns Chancellor Of Mis-Selling Risks

Your browser does not support HTML5 video. Video courtesy of New Model Advisor. “Former shadow chancellor Ed Balls has warned Philip Hammond the popularity of defined benefit (DB) […]
January 12, 2018
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FCA Cancels IFA’s Permissions For Refusing To Pay Compensation

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has cancelled an IFA’s permissions after it refused to pay compensation to a victim of mis-sold investments.    The Financial Ombudsman […]
January 12, 2018

FSCS Admits Mishandling Thousands Of Arch Cru Claims

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has admitted making errors when handling around 2,000 claims regarding failed fund Arch Cru. By June 2016, the FSCS had […]
January 12, 2018

Hundreds Of Savers Lose Retirement Savings After Child Care Business Collapses

Hundreds of pensioners have lost their life savings after investing in a children’s care home business that promised high returns before going bust. Approximately 230 people […]