IFAs must act now over change in pension age - Scottish Life

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IFAs must act now to ensure clients affected by the change in the minimum pension age do not suffer serious delays which will restrict access to benefits, says Scottish Life.

The insurer says the jump in the minimum age at which benefits can be taken, from 50 to 55, raises significant planning issues for IFAs with clients between the ages of 49 and 54. The change wil...

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