fran

active 1 month, 3 weeks ago
active 1 month, 3 weeks ago
  • fran replied to the topic Drawdown Pensions. in the forum General Chat 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    You do not have to pay tax in moving money from one pension scheme to another.

    When you take money out of a pension fund (other than the 25% tax-free) it is taxable, in much the same way that income is taxable. So if you draw down an income you pay tax as though it were income.

  • fran posted a new activity comment 2 months ago

    I’d be more worried about the number of people that read Digitalspy.com.

  • fran replied to the topic Swollen Neck! in the forum Health 2 months ago

    Ring 111 with that and they’ll send an ambulance. May as well go straight to A&E.

  • fran posted a new activity comment 2 months, 1 week ago

    “actively shafting the West”

    Mostly this.

  • fran replied to the topic Sleep paralysis in the forum General Chat 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Besides Asperger’s, I also have Narcolepsy, and due to the later, I’ve experinced cataplexy several times. Fortunately I haven’t had many waken cataplexy experiences after that I started with Narcolepsy medication, however, even more fortunately for me, it never really bothered me when it did happen. But my lack of negative reaction to it, is not the common way to react to it.

    For those who doesn’t know, cataplexy is a temporary paralysis which around 70% of Narcolepsy patients expierence. And your feelings after your sleep paralysis experience, is how most people reacts after having experienced cataplexy.

    The cataplexy experiences I can remember the best from when I was a teenager, happened when I was too tired to wake up, and get out of bed some mornings. For example, it…[Read more]