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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Annuities and income drawdown


Setting up a second-hand market The Government has been investigating the possibility of setting up a second-hand market in annuities.

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Pension credit


Cuts for people who go abroad for over a month People who go abroad for over a month will no longer be eligible for pension credit. At present, housing benefit and pension credit recipients can go abroad for up to … Continue reading

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Retirement matters


Pension changes you need to know Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Spending Review and Autumn Statement on Wednesday 25 November 2015. For the first time in this Parliament, he did not announce any further radical changes to the private pensions … Continue reading

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Open-handed grandparents


Generosity shows no sign of stopping Forget the headlines about post–pension freedoms with retirees spending their nest egg on a Lamborghini – new research shows that 2.4 million UK grandparents[1] have either withdrawn money from their pension to support their … Continue reading

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Pension tax relief


New tapered annual allowance for high earners The pension tax relief system is about to be reinvented. The Government announced in the Summer 2015 Budget their intention to cut pensions tax relief for high earners by introducing a tapered annual … Continue reading

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New Year’s resolutions


Make 2016 a year of real financial achievement Have you made your New Year’s resolutions? Considering that the most common topics are health and finances, there’s a pretty good chance that at least one of them involves a financial goal.

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