The Ministry of Defence has reached a part agreement with the Treasury on the issue of aggregated service.
The Forces Pension Society is pleased that the Government recognises that the devotion shown by so many dedicated Reservists to serve Queen and Country.
The Forces Pension Society notes with great regret that, once more, loyal Servicemen and women are being made redundant.
We were inundated with enquiries at the CTP Employment Fair at York Racecourse
We know that the Armed Forces are under considerable strain at this time of national austerity.
MOD research shows majority of those Serving want FPS representation.
The Forces Pension Society is your pension watchdog; independent and not-for-profit. We're here to help all ranks in all Services receive the pension to which you're entitled.
Topical pension issues
Following on from the previous paper in which Lieutenant Commander David Marsh, looked into the very valuable asset of dependants' pension entitlement under the AFPS75 scheme, in this paper he tackles the same issue, but from the AFPS05 perspective.
Dependant's pensions is such a large subject, with considerably different variables associated within each of the two Armed Forces Pension Schemes.
The Government's proposed changes will affect virtually everyone Serving and the vast majority of those leaving the Armed Forces today. There may be a sting in the tail.
You may be surprised.