Pensions – should you consolidate?

Pensions – should you consolidate?

I wrote a blog with a brief introduction to pensions back in July’20, so if you’re a little rusty, take a quick read here. I’m 39 at the time of writing and with each of my 6 employers to date, I’ve started a pension. 5 of them were defined contribution (DC) schemes,...
Compliance

Compliance

“The best defence is a good offence.”  I’ve been watching a few sports films and documentaries lately, and it’s one phrase that does crop up, and for quite a few scenarios it can be correct, but the crucially not often quoted element is...
Pensions – an intro

Pensions – an intro

That’s a rather large topic for a blog I hear you say. Yes, that’s true, but there are a great many people out there that are weary and in some cases ill-informed about the topic. I wanted to set out some basic principles as to why they are so valuable and necessary....