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.
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: