Media comment: 'Private pensions cold calling; is to be banned.’

Jackie Spencer, Pensions expert at the Money Advice Service, comments on news from the DWP ‘Private pensions cold calling; including emails and text messages. is to be banned.’

“I am pleased that the Government has today confirmed new measures to protect private pension savers from unscrupulous pension scammers. Thanks to the DWP, these measures mean that hundreds of people across the UK investing their hard-earned cash into a private pension will have peace of mind when it comes to saving for their retirement”.

For further advice on how to protect yourself from pension scams, please visit the Money Advice Service pension guidance page.