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How safe is my pension?

With the media once again full of stories of what can go wrong with Financial Products and Companies Its hardly surprising that one of the questions we are frequently asked is "where does my money actually go, and how safe is it?"

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Physician heal thyself

The GMS Pension is administered by Mercer and most Doctors and GPs will contact Mercer for advice on their retirement options. We believe that such an important decision warrants objective Independent Financial Advice.

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In search of the perfect investment portfolio

In our experience, many investors find it difficult to achieve the returns that the markets offer over time due to an improper understanding of investment risk, costs and taxes. If you have a lump sum to invest we aim to help you to earn the return you are entitled to for the risks you take whilst keeping costs and taxes under control. The distinguishing features of our Wealth Management service are our expertise, transparency and willingness to challenge the status quo for the benefit of our clients.

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Advice worth €1m

We were talking to a client recently who holds a large position in Apple inc and they kept saying that they believed that the company would do well in the future. When asked why they believed this they answered because it has made them so much money.

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Can I access my pension early?

Can I cash in and access my pension early? Your pension is to provide for your retirement and you can't normally cash it in before age 60. There are circumstances where you can retire as early as age 50. This would normally require the approval of your employer and/or Revenue.