I'm retiring soon

It’s good to plan for your future. Whether you’re years from retirement, nearing retirement or about to retire, it’s important to have all the information available to make the right decisions.

Watch our Pension Basics films

Now that you’re approaching retirement, it’s important to understand how you can access your pension, how much the state pension is and what happens if you want to keep on working.

If I carry on working, how does this affect my pension?

Taking your pension doesn't mean you need to retire. If you want to continue working you can but there are some important things to consider.

How do I access my pension?

When you've spent years saving for your pension - it's important to understand how to access it.

What are my pension options?

When taking your pension, there are a variety of options available to you. Our film explains the various ways you can access your pension.

What happens to the money left in my pension when I die?

It's important to know what happens to the money you've saved after you've gone. This video explains the tax implications and how it's paid to beneficiaries.

How can I spot a pension scam?

Unfortunately pension scams are on the rise. Our film helps you understand what they are and how you can spot them.

What is the State Pension?

What is the State Pension? How much money will you receive? How often will you receive it and when do you start receiving it? Our Pension Basics film can help.

What happens to my pension during a divorce?

When going through a divorce or dissolution, pension savings can be forgotten about, but by law they need to be taken into account.