Triple Lock – what is it and what does it mean?

Shaun Love Pensions

With the recent general election and the jockeying for our votes beforehand there was some discussions had in relation to our pensions. Specifically, there was much debate around the triple lock. This blog aims to help explain to you what the triple lock is, how it works and how it affects us. In simple terms, the triple lock is a …

Pension Freedoms Simplified

Shaun Love Pensions

The introduction of Pension Freedoms in April 2015 led to greater flexibilities. However, some people think they are now too complicated and lead to more confusion, therefore feel they could benefit from independent financial advice. Recent research conducted by some of the biggest pension providers found that more people are interested in the options now available due to Pension freedoms. …

Should your family business consider a SSAS?

Michelle Martin Pensions

A SSAS is a Small Self-administered pension Scheme which typically doesn’t allow more than 11 members and must be supported by a Ltd company. Due to the small nature of the scheme, it lends itself well to small or medium sized companies that are typically family run. One of the reasons a SSAS may be suitable for such companies is …