PFS backs flat-fee advice for Osborne's pensions revolution

Professional Adviser | 17 Apr 2014 | 09:56 | Income | screening image

The Personal Finance Society (PFS) has outlined a proposal for a flat fee model which would help regulated advisers deliver pensions advice to a larger audience, following the unexpected changes announced at Budget 2014.


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