Beware of pension scams and watch for the warning signs

Anyone can be the victim of a pension scam, no matter how financially savvy you believe you are.  Scammers will often try to persuade pension savers to transfer their entire pension pot, or to release funds from it, by making attractive-sounding promises.  The pension money is often invested in unusual, high risk investments such as overseas property and hotels, renewable energy bonds, forestry, parking and/or storage units. 

Act now to save on your Mortgage rate

Although there is a majority of homeowners that have taken advantage of record low mortgage rates in recent years to fix the interest rate they pay on their home loan, many have not.  Also many others will be on a fixed deal that is about to come to an end.