Today there is more freedom than ever for UK pensions. On the face of it, this is great news. Who does not want to have choice when it comes to accessing benefits that have been locked away for years?
But this is not an easy climate for expatriates wanting to secure a prosperous retirement in France. Not only does Brexit bring much uncertainty, increased longevity means we potentially need to cover the cost of spending decades in retirement. There are cross-border tax considerations too. Understanding your options is the first step to establishing the best approach for you.