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Canadian QROPS

No Canadian QROPS – you can still transfer UK Pensions

Did you know that HMRC has cut all Canadian QROPS? In February 2017 Her Majestys Revenue and Customs (HMRC) decided to cut all Canadian QROPS / ROPS (Qualified/ Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes) from the ROPS list. The reasons being that Canadian retirement plans allow for the holder to use their pension as collateral when buying a […]

transfer my UK Pension to UAE

How to transfer my UK Pension to the UAE?

Are you a UAE resident and thinking of transferring your UK pension? Or perhaps you have heard that by moving there you can get a UK Pension transfer to the UAE and drawdown tax-free? Unlike with other concepts that appear to be too good to be true this is viable. However, there are a number of […]

How much is your pension worth?

Pension worth – What is your pension value?

Working for either the same or multiple companies over the years, makes it hard to know your pension worth. Many people lose track or even forget about some of their pensions.  Nevertheless, for a well-planned retirement it’s important to find out the value of all your schemes.  Even if you are unsure whether you had […]

Expat Pension Sharing Order for UK Company Pensions

Expat Pension Sharing Order for UK Company Pensions

Expat Pension Sharing Order for UK Company Pensions Pension sharing order for UK company pensions has become more and more common in recent times. The process itself is not overly complex and there are a number of companies in the UK, who can assist with this. The issue arises when you are no longer a […]

ford uk pension scheme

Do you have a Ford UK Pension?

Do you hold a Ford UK pension? If you are part of the Ford UK Pension scheme then it is likely you have received a newsletter from the Ford UK Pensions trustees informing you of the new choice being offered regarding transferring the benefits. Ford has recently announced that they are going to offer the […]