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The UK's new pension rules came into force on 6 April. Find out how these pension changes affect you.

Pensions freedom: How to make sure scammers don’t steal your nest egg

Pensions Freedom Day signalled open season for scammers intent on tricking the unsuspecting out of their pension pots. Kam Patel looks at how to stay safe.

Pensioners: don’t get fleeced twice

Annuity holders looking to take advantage of their new freedom should be extra careful. Merryn Somerset Webb explains why.

Three pension traps for the unwary

Pensions Freedom Day is upon us, and you’re right to be excited, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Just watch out for these three pitfalls.

From 6 April, you can do whatever you like with your pension money. John Stepek explains the changes, and what you should do with your pension pot.

More articles on pensions and pensions freedom

What nasty surprises will George Osborne spring this Wednesday?

With borrowing higher than expected, George Osborne has some tricky choices to make in Wednesday’s Autumn Statement, says John Stepek. Here, he looks at what might be in his sights.

Britain is becoming a country of ‘pensions apartheid’

Britain’s pensions system is becoming increasingly unfair, says Merryn Somerset Webb, with public sector workers consistently favoured over private sector workers.

Dodge Osborne’s pensions raid on your savings

The Chancellor’s coming after your savings, says Merryn Somerset Webb – but there are a number of strategies you can follow to minimise your losses.

Taxing problems for savers

The next generation of retirees won’t have the perks this generation has, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Savers must invest their cash carefully.

The changing face of finance

Taking a look back over how the world of personal finance has changed in the last 15 years, Merryn Somerset Webb finds that she’s pleasantly surprised.

How to avoid cold-call pension scams

The recent change in the pensions rules has attracted a horde of scammers. Natalie Stanton outlines three tips for staying safe.

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