Pensions made simple with PensionBee

  • Combine your old and lost pension pots into one online plan
  • Take complete control and have 24/7 access to your pension balance
  • Your own dedicated BeeKeeper (account manager)
  • Make withdrawals online from the age of 55

Retiring abroad: When the dream becomes a nightmare

Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | Article

Picture it: you've found the house of your dreams in a picturesque Spanish village. You sign the contract, down a deposit and head back to the UK to tie up loose ends and sell your home.

How to best invest a lump sum

Monday, 24 June 2013 | Article

Q: I'm 63 and looking to retire at the end of 2013. I'd like to top up my pension and have a lump sum of around £50,000 to invest.

Women £6,500 worse off in retirement

Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | News

Women are £6,500 worse off a year in retirement than men, according to figures from Prudential.

The winners and losers in the UK pension reforms

Wednesday, 01 February 2012 | Article

The UK pensions system is set to undergo a massive reform, which will see the self-employed better off but many existing pensioners losing out.

How to pay less tax: pensioners

Wednesday, 08 May 2013 | Article

With the country in the grip of austerity measures, you can be sure that most of us will see our tax bills continue to rise in the coming year.

"Privileged" pensioners should have benefits cut

Wednesday, 01 February 2012 | Article

Older people should be made to share the burden of the spending cuts, according to a report from the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA).

FSA fines two firms for pension switching

Thursday, 03 December 2015 | News

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has levied fines totalling £143,500 on two firms which failed to check the suitability of the pension switching advice they gave their customers.

Are you ready for pension tax changes?

Friday, 18 February 2011 | Article

The personal pensions landscape is about to undergo a serious makeover.

Retirement age scrapped: What does it mean for you?

Thursday, 13 January 2011 | Article

The default retirement age of 65 will be scrapped from October this year, the government has announced.

It means employees will no longer be able to be dismissed just because they have reached the age of 65. 

Should all pensioners receive universal benefits?

Thursday, 02 May 2013 | Article

My grandfather was a successful businessman. Although I don't remember him well, I have pictures of us together, me in a pretty smocked dress, he sporting a natty panama hat and a white moustache.