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Pensions Ombudsman Determination – Mrs C Boughton v The Bell and Clements Group Pension Scheme

I am sure you have probably experienced difficulties with the implementation of Pension Sharing Orders, and we certainly have had our fair share of troubles dealing with pension administrators over the years to ensure that they meet with the necessary deadlines and implement orders correctly. The determination by the Pensions Ombudsman in this case carefully… Read more


Pensions Ombudsman Determination – Windsor Life and Mrs C Davis

I have for along time maintained that the implementation of pension sharing orders can be as difficult as how to split them in the first place, and where possible specialist assistance should be sought, for example from a Resolution accredited IFA. This determination from the Pensions Ombudsman again highlights this. In summary Windsor Life continued… Read more


Pensions and Bankruptcy

This is a slight departure from the style of updates I have used previously, which have been designed more to provide you with short and to the point pieces of information. There are some aspects of pensions that cannot be dealt with in such a short and to-the-point manner, and this sees the first of… Read more