Pensions and retirement

Includes retirement advice, types of pension and retirement income, and information on automatic enrolment

Pension basics

Find out why and when to save into a pension and how to work out what your pension pot might be.

Saving for retirement

Learn about the importance of retirement savings and why you should save into a pension.

Types of pension

From defined contribution and benefit schemes, to personal pensions and pensions for the self-employed.

Workplace pensions

Learn about automatic enrolment and how it affects you, and use our workplace pension advice tool and calculator.

State Pension and benefits

Find out everything you need to know about the State Pension and other benefits in retirement.

Using your pension pot

Learn about the different types of annuity and other kinds of pension and retirement income.

Financial advice

Help with choosing a financial adviser, questions to ask them, and a guide to their fees.

Managing money and planning ahead

Prepare for retirement with tips on budgeting, tax and planning ahead when you’ve stopped working.

Help in later life

Learn more about pensioner bonds, equity release, lifetime mortgages and retiring abroad.

More help with pensions

Find out more about pension scams, divorce in retirement, and what to do about someone’s pension when they’ve died.