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    • nickiacc
    • By nickiacc 13th Oct 16, 12:26 PM
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    NHS pension financial advisor
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    • 13th Oct 16, 12:26 PM
    NHS pension financial advisor 13th Oct 16 at 12:26 PM
    Hi can anyone recommend an independent advisor who has expertise with NHS pensions advice within the Merseyside region ?
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    • Silvertabby
    • By Silvertabby 13th Oct 16, 12:32 PM
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    What are you looking to do? Don't forget that as NHS pensions is an unfunded scheme, you can't transfer your benefits to a private pension plan, so you are limited to leaving it where it is or transferring it to another public sector defined benefit scheme.
    • dunstonh
    • By dunstonh 13th Oct 16, 1:19 PM
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    The NHS pension is not specialist and any IFA should have no problems providing advice relating to it. As you cant transfer out of the NHS scheme, there is no pension specialist requirement.
    I am an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA). Comments are for discussion purposes only. They are not financial advice. Different people have different needs and what is right for one person may not be for another. If you feel an area discussed may be relevant to you, then please seek advice from a Financial Adviser local to you.
    • zagfles
    • By zagfles 14th Oct 16, 6:44 PM
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    If you're in a union they are likely to have an expert who can give you advice.
    • atush
    • By atush 15th Oct 16, 12:31 PM
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    • 15th Oct 16, 12:31 PM
    What advice do you need?

    You cant transfer it, you can opt out if it (which would be an extremely silly idea).
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