Put you first
Once you’re retired, it’s more important than ever to stay healthy and active. And with the extra free time on your hands, you can. So now’s your chance to do those things you’ve always wanted to do, but never had the time for (until now).
Take a look at our tips on how you can take care of yourself, both mentally and physically – from staying healthy and volunteering through to retiring abroad and travelling.
Staying healthy and active in retirement
This new-found spare time may leave you feeling anxious. But thinking how to fill your time shouldn’t be limiting, but limitless.
Volunteering in retirement
Giving something back can be rewarding. That’s why so many people choose to stop working and start volunteering instead.
Financial tips for a golden gap year
See how to free up some cash so you can finally see those places you've only ever dreamed of visiting.
If you're thinking about retiring elsewhere, consider things like where to live, the effect on your pension and more.
From gardening to gin making...
Meet five retirees whose lives have become that much more enriched by discovering new interests – and making more of existing ones.
Read about what you can do with your money
Stop your pension from running out
Before taking an income from your pension pot, make sure there's enough in there to see you through retirement.
Make the most of pension tax relief
See how to make the most of the tax relief you get from the government for paying into your pension.
Can’t afford to retire?
If your pension pot is falling short of your ideal number, there are some things you can do to help.
Are you paying tax you don't need to?
There are practical things you can do to reduce your tax bill to make year-end tax planning much less taxing.
Invest in property to fund retirement
Food for thought if you’re considering renting out a property to fund your retirement or you’re already a private landlord.
Understand inheritance tax
Planning what to leave your loved ones? See if you can reduce any inheritance tax that may be due.
Is it ever too late to start saving?
No matter your age, with a workplace pension you'll benefit from a tax-free lump sum and maybe even employer contributions.
Want to talk to us about your finances?
We offer free pension support and you can get tailored financial advice too. So if you need a hand, speak to one of our pension experts today.
What we can offer
See how we can help you get the most out of your retirement.
It’s a way of using your pension pot to buy a guaranteed income for life – just like having a regular salary.
Take a look at each stage of your pension journey
From the planning stages through to taking your money, we're with you every step of the way.
Start retirement planning
Find out what you need to consider when you’re getting those pension plans in order.
Pension basics explained
A little confused by all the jargon? Let us take you through the pensions essentials.
Using your pension
See all the different ways you can start taking your pension money when you're ready.
Life in retirement
Learn what you should be thinking about as you approach retirement - and once you're retired.
Taking care of your finances
Understand how you can use your pension money to get even more out of retirement.