Ayrshire Post : 2019-09-18

Bob Shields : 19 : 19

Bob Shields

19 www. ayrshirepo­st. co. uk 18.09.2019 Scottish Miners Pension Compensati­on Example 1 - Example 2 - £ 57,000 £ 48,000 We are successful­ly claiming compensati­on for former Scottish miners who transferre­d out of the Mineworker­s Pension Scheme. DALKIETH MONKTON HALL PRUDENTIAL KIRKCALDY Mr C. a miner from was made redundant from in the 1980’ s. He was advised by an agent of to transfer £ 5,483 from his mineworker­s fund to them on the promise of a better return. We were able to show this wasn’t true and they agreed settlement of £ 57,311. Mr M. a miner from worked at he was advised by an independen­t financial advisor to transfer his miners pension to ( now called Royal London). We won compensati­on of £ 48,000 even though the financial advisors were no longer in business. SEAFIELD, SCOTTISH LIFE Many Scottish miners were advised to transfer out of their British coal pension to a private scheme which paid considerab­ly less! This was bad advice and many retired miners or their widows have lost out! Example 4 - £ 151,000 Example 3 - £ 98,000 WHITBURN CUMNOCK Mr H. a miner from worked at in 1988. He was wrongly advised by an agent of to transfer £ 21,000 from his miners pension to them. He was promised a better return which wasn’t true and received compensati­on of £ 151,352. Mr J. from was made redundant from the pit in the 1980’ s. On the advice of an agent of ( now called Phoenix Life) he transferre­d £ 5300 of his miners pension them. He lost out as a result and we secured compensati­on of £ 98,756. POLKEMMET, SCOTTISH AMICABLE BRITANNIC OTHER WORKERS AFFECTED! 0800 988 7997 If you transferre­d out of work pension scheme and would like a please either call us on Steel Workers • British Rail • British Gas • Civil Service • Local Government • Dockers • Armed Forces • Private Companies • Electricit­y Board • Teachers or return the form below FREE REVIEW, FREEPHONE: Open: Sat- Sun 10am- 5pm, Mon- Fri 9am- 5pm. Example 2 - £ 65,000 Example 1 - £ 39,000 Name LOCAL GOVERNMENT MOD KINLOSS, Mrs C. worked for the in in 1988 she was persuaded by an sales agent of to transfer her pension to them. When she retired she realised she was getting a much lower pension than her friends who stayed in the work scheme. Compensati­on £ 65,163. Mr G. was in the based at he was persuaded by a sales agent of to transfer his pension to them. His pension was much lower than if he had stayed in the MOD Pension scheme. Abbey National paid compensati­on of £ 39,423. Address DUNFERMLIN­E, GUARDIAN FINANCIAL ABBEY NATIONAL Tel I transferre­d out of my work pension scheme to Please can I have a Free Review to see if I am eligible for a payout In the 1980’ s and 90’ s many people were persuaded by sales agents to transfer OUT Signed Date of their work pension on the promise of a better return, however this was not true. If you know a coal miner or someone else this might apply to, please make them aware of this informatio­n. Please address to: Pension Compensati­on Dept, Corries Solicitors Ltd, 11 Melroses Yard, Walmgate, York, YO1 9XF. Pension Compensati­on is a trading name of Corries Solicitors Ltd. Regulated by Solicitors Regulation Authority no. 424101. PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­r. com + 1 604 278 4604 . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW