Unfortunately pensions have been targeted by scammers for a number of years, even those who think themselves financially savvy have been victims of pension scammers.
Thoroughly research your adviser, are they qualified? Where are they regulated?
Never be pressured into signing anything that you are not absolutely sure you understand
Ensure that your adviser has discussed with you your personal circumstances, your needs, what you’re trying to achieve and your appetite for risk.
Make sure your adviser is fully transparent with regard to all costs and charges.