Managing your pension

How much can I work if I'm getting a Tier 3 pension?

Thursday, 23 June 2016 | Question and Answer

Your Tier 3 health pension is reviewable, and you are expected to notify your employing authority if you enter into any further employment. Your former employer would then need to decide if this is ‘gainful employment’.

Prudential pulls out of the annuity market

Thursday, 23 June 2016 | News

Prudential has announced it will not offer its annuities on the open market and in future will only offer them to existing customers.

What the EU referendum result could mean for your pension

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 | Article

What underlines all of the arguments for and against Britain leaving the EU in its current form is uncertainty.

The 40s mid-life pensions crisis

Thursday, 16 June 2016 | News

While some people suffer an identity crisis in their 40s, new research from specialist financial services group Just Retirement suggests that those in their 40s experience a 'mid-life pensions crisis'.

Cameron warns Brexit will threaten state pension 'triple lock'

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 | News

Prime minister David Cameron has warned that the 'triple lock', which guarantees annual increases in the state pension, could be put under review in the event of a Brexit.

Seven in 10 people don't shop around for the best pension product

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 | News

Seven in 10 people who have accessed their pensions since the new freedoms were introduced did not shop around for different products, according to new research by Citizens Advice.

Pension clinic: how much is your state pension worth?

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 | News

A valuable new website service has been launched which will be of interest to anyone who wants to know what they are likely to get under the...

This simple trick can double the size of your pension pot

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 | News

Whether you are a first-time investor or a seasoned pro, there are certain ways to increase the odds of investment success.

Take greater control of your pensions destiny

Wednesday, 01 June 2016 | Article

When I embarked upon a career in financial journalism 30 years ago, I was told by my ogre of an editor that our splendid country had one of the best occupational pension systems in the Western world. 

Treasury warns Brexit would hit pensions

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 | News

The Treasury has warned that millions of pensioners will be worse off if the UK leaves the European Union.