PUBLIC sector union Unison has thrown its weight into a campaign to extend Rule of 85 protection until 2020.
Under the old Local Government Pension Scheme, the rule allowed members whose age and years of service added up to 85 to retire from 60 with no loss of pension. The rule is not included in the new pension...
Savers are being warned by the Insolvency Service to guard their pension pots from investment scammers and negligent trustees as it winds up 24 companies.
Respondents say they should only be required in certain situations as the system is not broken.
Smart Pension has absorbed more than 6,500 members from the Corporate Pensions Trust (CPT) after its trustees decided not to apply for authorisation.