Avoiding pension scams

Don’t let a scammer enjoy your retirement! Watch this 1-minute video from the Pensions Regulator and Financial Conduct Authority then read the information below to find out more.

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Sadly, there are people out there who try and scam those close to retirement out of their savings, often suggesting they can access more of their money tax-free by transferring offshore in return for a fee. This cannot actually be done and you will not only be out of pocket on the fee, but you’ll also get a hefty tax bill. This is just one way that scammers try to get to your hard earned retirement funds.

One key thing to remember is if you get a cold call about your pension, it’s probably a scam. You can learn more about protecting yourself against scams on: