This Sunday 29 October is National Pension Tracing Day.Read more
Since launching their unclaimed pensions campaign earlier this year, the Forces Pension Society have received lots of enquiries from those who think they might be eligible or know a veteran who might have an unclaimed Armed Forces pension.Read more
As part of their campaign to encourage Veterans with unclaimed pension benefits to come forward with their claims, the Forces Pension Society encourages you to help identify anyone you think might qualify.Read more
The McCloud case relates to an age discrimination ruling that concerns the transitional arrangements across Public Sector pensions when the 2015 schemes were introduced (AFPS 15 for the Armed Forces)Read more
The Government’s latest direction on dealing with Coronavirus has required us to implement our business continuity plan in full; these procedures are now in place.Read more
In yet another significant campaigning triumph the Society has successfully argued the case for reinstating the “Short-Term Family Pension”.
The Short-Term Family Pension is a special payment made immediately following bereavement under the 1975 scheme – the widow or widower or civil partner will continue to receive pensionable pay (or full pension, if in payment) for three or six months following the death of the scheme member. This has always been seen as a way of providing short-term financial support at a very difficult time.Read more