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UK Pension Review, QROPS, LTA Limits

Sandy King
In the News, QROPS

UK Pension Review, QROPS, LTA Limits How often do you review your pension? Financial experts have likened reviewing your pension pots to going to the dentist. Both are annual necessities, but are also tasks that resident Brits and expats alike often procrastinate until they are faced with a problem. Even if you’ve recently had a… continue reading »

Lifetime Allowance Changes

Sandy King
QROPS

Lifetime Allowance Changes impact on UK and QROPS Pensions Previously, the UK’s Lifetime Allowance was set at £1.25m and, in April 6, 2016, the UK Government is set to lower the amount to £1m. The decision to do so will most likely bring a host of changes. The transformation affects lifetime earners amassing more than… continue reading »

Understanding Qualifying Recognized Overseas Pension Schemes

Sandy King
QROPS

Understanding Qualifying Recognized Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) Pensions are a valuable part of financial planning and planning for your retirement.  It’s important for everyone to understand their complexities later on in life when these incomes become reality. The benefits of a QROPS could make a big difference to you and your family or to your… continue reading »

HOW TO WATCH BBC IPLAYER OUTSIDE UK FOR EXPATS

Sandy King
In the News

I remember when I was living in Qatar a lot of my UK expat friends used to talk about their favorite BBC soap operas, documentaries and shows. For the UK expats it was not just about the shows, it was more about having a piece at home in their chosen location of expatriation and about… continue reading »

Overseas Pension Schemes

Sandy King
QROPS

Control of Your UK Pensions and Investments It isn’t uncommon for expatriates to remain unaware of the fact that their pensions can transfer from the UK. Did you know you can take control of your UK pensions using Qualifying Recognized Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS)? Beginning in 2006, those who moved from the UK and left… continue reading »