The Government wants us to take control of our pensions...but what exactly does it mean?
Read the February issue of Thinking Ahead. You can get to grips with some important issues which many people are still unsure about.
You've probably heard a lot about taking control of your pension - and the new rules certainly give you more freedom to make your own choices. But what about the practical side of this? How do you go about making changes, choosing investments and managing financial products online? We can help you cut through the jargon and find out how to make the most of the new tools pension providers are offering.
Find the answers to all these questions:
- What exactly is a 'platform' (other than something you walk on!)?
- Funds, shares, trusts...what's the difference?
- What's the new 'pensioner bond' all about?
- And finally...do people still retire to the seaside?