Money MarketingCourt ruling opens door for higher IHT billsMoney MarketingThe First Tier Tribunal found against HMRC and, crucially, noted “if [HMRC] was right, a transfer from one [personal pension plan] to another [personal pension plan] for commercial reasons (perhaps to get a better rate of return), without any change in ...Court rules pensions transferred in ill health liable to IHT hitCitywire.co.ukall 11 news articles »
What is a contractor mortgage broker and do I need one?Contractor UKThere are specialist contractor mortgage brokers in the UK such as CMME. ... They could be picking a lender based on how much money they can get from them, rather than what's best for you, possibly resulting in higher rates or a decline for you. They ...
This is MoneyFloundering doorstep lender Provident Financial steadies the ship with credit card business on track to deliver ...This is MoneyTroubled doorstep lender Provident Financial steadied the ship in recent months but home credit collections were still about ten per cent below historic levels in the third quarter after undergoing a business restructuring. In a trading update today ...and more »
Employee BenefitsFCA and TPR launch joint strategy to tackle 'fundamental' pensions challengesEmployee BenefitsThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR) have launched a joint regulatory strategy, identifying issues contributing to inadequate saving for retirement and outlining priorities for addressing fundamental challenges in the ...and more »
Good Housekeeping UK5 things you need to know about lost pensionsGood Housekeeping UKAround £20bn is sitting in 'lost' pension pots, meaning you could be missing out on hundreds of pounds in retirement money. Recent stats from the Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) identified around 800,000 unclaimed pension pots, worth a whopping £9.7bn.