X-Claims Blog

Articles of note from the finance industry on claims and mis-selling.

Teachers Assurance – Complaints

Teachers Assurance – Complaints

Teachers Assurance – Complaints Teachers Assurance was an insurance company that targeted Teachers and,  in particular,  they sold them pensions. You may have been mis-sold a FSAVC* by Teachers Assurance if you can answer “Yes” to any of the following statements: I...

Historical Mis-selling Sun Life Financial of Canada

Historical Mis-selling Sun Life Financial of Canada

Historical Mis-Selling by Lincoln Financial, Cannon Lincoln (Now Sun Life Financial of Canada) City Financial Partners, the financial advisers owned by Lincoln National, the US insurer with a large presence in the UK, is being investigated by the Regulator over claims...

Sesame Pension Complaints

Sesame Pension Complaints

X-Claims’ Intervention Increases an Offer by 2,278% Because X-Claims Double Check Loss Calculations Sesame is a network for independent financial advisers and X-Claims has a long-term track record of dealing with this financial entity to fight for justice for previous...

Lottery Winners Lose Money to Bad Investments

Lottery Winners Lose Money to Bad Investments

We have seen lottery winners lose their fortunes Sudden wealth brings life-changing opportunities but it can also lead to new problems. Mis advice from the wrong companies or Financial Advisors who offer unrealistic returns, often turn the heads of unsuspecting people...

Mis-selling of Pension Transfers

Mis-selling of Pension Transfers

The Regulator has at last taken action because £82 Billion has recently been transferred out of occupational pension schemes with, in the FCA’s view,  inadequate due care. Click here to see this article:  The losses that clients have been caused will be compounded by...

Mis-sold pension or financial product

Mis-sold pension or financial product

Many firms in the list below have been found derelict when advising clients on investing.This may mean they miss-sold pensions or financial investments products. Use the links on the company name to view the specific case review.One Stop Financial Services AFH...

Trapped in a mis-sold pension for life?

Trapped in a mis-sold pension for life?

Mis-Sold Pension? Did you buy an annuity but were in poor health at that time? You should have been offered better terms, instead of the the normal annuity. However it's not too late to take action and make a complaint. Your Insurance Company should have advised that...

Retrospective Tax on Pensions for NHS Doctors

Retrospective Tax on Pensions for NHS Doctors

The Tax Scandal invented by George Osborne (as discussed in the Guardian) taxes money already built up in an occupational pension at 55%. Retrospective Tax on Pensions has not been revoked but gives a window to obtain compensation in cash – it may not last long so...

X-Claims Get Published in the Parliamentary Review

X-Claims Get Published in the Parliamentary Review

Originally established by an IFA in response to requests from many IFA firms for help with their clients’ historic mis-sold financial products, Lorraine Williams was asked to restructure the business in 2006, as the demand for more specialist expertise in compliance...