Pensions Mis-sellingWere you a victim?
Expert help and support from Greg Vaughan Financial Services: the pensions claims specialist
A TRUSTED PENSION CLAIMS SPECIALIST
Do you think your pension is not what it should be? Do you think you were misadvised or mis-sold a financial product?
Millions were, by a range of companies and many are entitled to compensation. Were you one of them?
Greg Vaughan is a fully qualified claims specialist trusted by hundreds of happy clients – check out the Trustpilot reviews here. He can help you with pension and investment related claims.
Contact Greg for help with your FSAVC Pension Claim, Pension Transfer, Pension Mortgages, SERPs and Ill Health Annuity claims. He offers free advice and works on a no win, no fee basis in most cases. Even if you pension provider is no longer in business, a claim can still be upheld. Here are just a few of the pension providers that have mis-sold sold a range of pension products.
Make sure your pension will provide you with the retirement you deserve
If you were advised to top-up your pension by paying FSAVCs (free-standing additional voluntary contributions) you were likely given very bad advice. You could have paid those additional contributions straight into your public sector pension scheme and built up a substantially bigger retirement fund.
Similarly, if you were advised not to join or to transfer benefits out of a public sector pension scheme, you were again badly advised. There have been two wide-ranging reviews of such advice over the past twenty years, which cost financial services companies billions of pounds in compensation.
But not everyone was included, or their case was unfairly rejected, which will likely cost them thousands of pounds a year in lost pension income.
Not many people realise that their pension fund is their largest financial asset. For many people, its value can be much greater even than their home. If you are a member of a public sector pension scheme (such as a teacher or a doctor, government employee, police, or dentist) you will be a member of the best type of scheme. Your benefits will be guaranteed and linked to your length of service and salary, rather than being at the mercy of the performance of the risky stock market, and you had the opportunity to contribute additionally (AVC) with benefits such as matching contributions. Other schemes, such as FSAVCs Free Standing Voluntary Contributions) were not protected, had high costs, and resulted in massive underperformance and losses in the pension fund.
FSAVC pensions are where some of the most substantial losses were, and the regulator deemed them unsuitable in most cases. Greg is a specialist in pursuing these complex cases and ensuring a fair outcome for his customers. One client received over £90,000 for her mis-sold FSAVC Pension.
Personal service, expert advice
Do you think that you are a victim of financial mis-selling and have a pension claim?
Greg Vaughan Financial Services, a claims management company authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, has been helping people just like you recover their financial losses for over fifteen years.
Greg has won millions of pounds in compensation for his clients, with individual wins up to £90,000. Click here to see the evidence.
Please fill out the form Greg will get in touch with you directly if you need expert advice on any of the following pensions mis-selling topics (click through to read more about each one):
- FSAVC pension claims
- Pension mortgage claims
- Pension transfer claims & opt outs
- SERPS pensions claims
If you need advice about anything else, please contact Greg directly.
** If you include your mobile number, you will receive a quick text message when Greg replies, so you know an email is waiting for you. Please check your “spam” or “junk” mail folder for the reply if it is not in your inbox – some email systems may divert replies away from your usual inbox without warning.
A “No Win, No Fee” Service
If you decide to engage Greg Vaughan Financial Services, a success fee will be payable if you are awarded compensation. This is set out in the table below. There are no upfront charges and you will not be charged if your case is unsuccessful.
Greg has helped NHS Doctors, Teachers and Public Servents with Pension claims over 2 decades. See Trustpilot Reviews here.
The fee you will be charged on successful completion of your case will be as follows:
Value of compensation awarded
|Percentage fee||The fee will be capped at:|
|£1 to £24,999||25% plus VAT||£5,000 plus VAT|
|£25,000 to £49,999||20% plus VAT||£7,500 plus VAT|
|£50,000 or above||15% plus VAT||£10,000 plus VAT|
Example compensation amounts can be seen on the Fees page.
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Mrs W is an elderly widow and was advised to put more than half her savings into a Lloyd’s structured investment product. It performed poorly (naturally) and matured after five years with little in the way of profit.
A structured investment is the catch-all term often used to describe a product whose returns are linked to the performance of a stock market index, but with some underlying guarantee in case the market suffers a major fall.