Whilst this ban is welcomed and another stride to disrupt a fraudster's tactics and protect our pension pots. This ban may only see registered companies take heed or see a more creative approach than cold calling.
In order for this ban to really make an impact and protect people's pension pots it's vital the general public know that it is illegal to pension cold call.
Cold calling is a fraudster's window to a huge pay day - lets all do all we can to share awareness around this ban.
This week marks the introduction of the government’s ban on pensions cold calling, with unsolicited calls to individuals about their pension made illegal from 9 January and potential fines of up to £500,000 for those flouting the regulations