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A Deal with the DUP: What now for your finances?

Making sense of the June Election

It’s been just over three weeks since UK voters took to polling stations and cast their votes on June 8th – a snap election which took place three years earlier than scheduled. This was called for by PM Theresa May in what was largely an effort to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations. What we saw however was a surprising result, one which neither the Conservative government or the financial markets had anticipated.

 

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What the New Pension Reforms mean for you.

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April 2015 saw radical new pension reforms, opening up new possibilities for savers over the age of 55. Although savers were always permitted to take an initial tax-free 25% out of their pension pot, now, for the first time, pensioners can take their pension in its entirety in one lump sum. They may also choose to take a series of smaller lump sums. However, any withdrawal over 25% will be subject to tax. Though this may seem like a revolution in finances, many pension experts have said these reforms were inevitable, noting that they were already manifest in the previous system under the banner of ‘phased retirement’ or ‘vesting’.

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