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UK pensions minister reveals scale of pensions cold-calling

UK pensions minister reveals scale of pensions cold-calling

As many as 10.9 million people – or roughly one in six people in the UK – are cold-called about their pension each year, pensions minister Guy Opperman has revealed, in a letter to the head of a government committee overseeing the so-called pensions freedoms inquiry.

In his letter, dated 14 November and and published two days later on the government's website, Opperman noted that research by "respected consumer bodies" such as Citizens' Advice "suggests that pensions cold-calling is an extensive practice". Please link to International Investment to read the full article by Helen Burggraf

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