SUPPORTING YOUR DEFINED BENEFIT CONVERSATIONS
Pension Freedoms has given people with Defined Contribution pensions greater control and flexibility over taking their benefits. This means your clients with Defined Benefit (DB) pensions may enquire about the pros and cons of transferring. There are many reasons to be cautious about advising on DB pensions. That's why at Scottish Widows we're focused on helping you achieve the right outcomes for your clients with our expert support. And with Retirement Account we have a flexible pension plan for your clients if transferring is the right thing to do.
Supporting you in navigating the complex subject with:
The Regulatory Landscape
Here's the latest information from the regulator on this topic:
Helping you achieve the right outcomes for your clients with:
If your client does wish to proceed with a DB transfer, we understand the importance of this being done as smoothly and efficiently as possible. That’s why we have a specialist team who:
- Complete DB transfer/discharge forms and normally issue the same day
- Issue completed forms to the ceding scheme by special delivery
- Email copies of completed transfer/discharge forms to the ceding scheme if required.