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PASS on the move

The Pension Advisers Support System is moving to Sheffield.


PASS, formed to offer advisers help on professional indemnity cover and the personal pensions review, can be contacted on 0870-9007277 ore via email helpdesk@pass-review.ltd.uk.

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