Managing your pension

The most read pension stories of 2016

Wednesday, 04 January 2017 | Article

Pensions never seem to be out of the headlines. Affecting us all, they're a big part of Moneywise.

The best ways to top up your pension

Wednesday, 21 December 2016 | Article

Whether your latest pension statement has put the frighteners on you or you simply have the money to spare, it goes without saying that topping up your pension is one of the best ways to improve your financial security in...

Hard graft and sacrifices are the secrets to financial freedom

Thursday, 24 November 2016 | Article

My brother-in-law has just retired after more than 35 years of loyal service with his employer, UK banking giant HSBC.

The lowdown on Armed Forces pensions

Monday, 07 November 2016 | Article

If you’re in the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, British Army or Royal Air Force, you can benefit from one of the best workplace schemes available.

Sir Philip Green to be pursued by Pensions Regulator over BHS

Thursday, 03 November 2016 | News

The Pensions Regulator has confirmed that it is taking enforcement action against Sir Philip Green, after talks about the best way to tackle the BHS £571m pension deficit reached deadlock.

Why it pays to have all your pension pots in one place

Thursday, 20 October 2016 | Article

Workers will have to take more responsibility for their workplace pensions, following the scrapping of a plan to allow savings to follow employees as they move jobs.

Will major pension reforms be put on the back burner?

Friday, 07 October 2016 | Article

The new Tory government evidently doesn't intend to prioritise pension reform in the way its predecessor did.

Watch out for further pension bashing

Monday, 19 September 2016 | Article

I'm no politician, nor desire to be one, but the repeated assaults from governments, past and present, on our private pensions come from a belief that savers continue to get far too good a deal.

Pensions trade body to 'rate' drawdown schemes

Thursday, 15 September 2016 | News

A new retirement quality mark (RQM) for income drawdown schemes has been launched by a subsidiary of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA).