Should you defer taking your state pension?

Should you defer taking your state pension?

Can I delay my state pension?  Although you can’t start taking your state pension before state pension age, you can delay when you start receiving it.  Doing so could result in you receiving a higher weekly state pension or even a lump-sum payment.  You can...
Have you been underpaid a state pension?

Have you been underpaid a state pension?

Married, divorced and widowed women are being urged to check whether they’re being underpaid the state pension as successful claims reach an average of £9,000. In May last year, consultancy Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) revealed tens of thousands of women were being...

Financial planning for pensions and divorce

Financial planning for pensions and divorce There is significant overlap in the services and advice that lawyers and financial professionals provide; particularly when it comes to divorce and separation. We work very closely with matrimonial and family lawyers like...