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Age UK's response to the pensions cold-calling ban

By: Age UK
Published on 10 January 2019 12:00 AM

Age UK’s response to pensions cold-calling ban

Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK, said: “The ban on pensions cold-calling is extremely welcome. Scamming someone out of their pension goes far beyond just stealing their money; it is potentially stealing someone’s future, a retirement they have worked hard for, and it is completely unacceptable. Scams are very difficult, if not impossible, to eliminate entirely but making pensions cold-calling illegal is a good first step and sends a strong message that this kind of crime will not be tolerated.”



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Last updated: Jan 10 2019

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