Retirement. There’s a lot to think about. To enjoy it properly, you do need to plan ahead; perhaps decide how you’ll cut down on what you spend but also work out how to maximise your income over the long term.
We’d like to help you plan for the future
If you’re looking for something specific here, it may be useful to refresh your memory about the pensions, savings and investments you have. That way, what you read will be easier to relate to your own situation (but don’t worry, if you don’t have that information to hand it’s not a problem).
State Pension review
What's available, how much will you get?
Private Pension review
What can you do with lots of small private pensions?
Other income sources
From property to fine wine, what other assets can you use for income generation?
What are the options if you don't want to retire yet?
How to cut down what you spend, how to increase your income.
Advice and guidance
Who to talk to, where to go and what it may cost.
Pension changes 2015
What the pension reforms mean for you.
Are you affected by the pension changes in the 2016 Budget?
The new State Pension
If you reach State Pension age after 6 April 2016, you should read this.
When can I retire?
The key things you need to consider.
Cost of retirement
An interactive guide to some of the costs you may need to allow for.