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I’m 65. Should I take my pension pot now or save it elsewhere until I do retire?

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 | Question and Answer

The pension freedoms introduced in April 2015 gave unprecedented flexibility to how people take their income in retirement.

"Scrap pension tax relief ": Moneywise readers' best comments and letters from November

Monday, 24 December 2018 | Blog | By The Moneywise Team

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers the star of which will win a £50 M&S giftcard. Here are the best of November 2018

Progress on self-employed workers' pensions "profoundly disappointing" as Conservative manifesto pledge set to be dropped

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 | News

The government has published proposals to improve self-employed workers’ engagement with pensions, but the measures have been described as “profoundly disappointing”.

State pension makes up £6 in every £10 of income of retirees as private pensions fail to make up retirement earning needs

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 | News

Despite the efforts of the current and previous governments to promote the adoption of private pensions, the state pension still makes up the bulk of post-retirement income.

Do I have to pay tax in the UK on a pension that has been taxed in Norway?

Sunday, 16 December 2018 | Question and Answer

You must pay tax on pensions if you’re resident or were resident in the UK in any of the five previous tax years.

My husband retired early. Should he sign on or wait for his pension to mature?

Friday, 14 December 2018 | Question and Answer

What your husband has done is absolutely fine. If his health is particularly bad, he may be entitled to state benefits or even to access his Teachers’ Pensions scheme early without penalty through ill-health retirement.

Do I have to leave half my annuity to my ex-wife?

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | Question and Answer

It is impossible to comment on your particular annuity as I do not know anything about the original pension arrangement or why you were given only one annuity option.

Care home provider Care UK faces legal action after refusing to pay customers £3 million in compensation over 'misleading' fees

Monday, 10 December 2018 | News

Care UK, one of the UK’s largest care home providers, is refusing to pay £3 million in compensation over claims it ripped off customers.

Historic rise in state pension age could cost people up to £8,000

Thursday, 06 December 2018 | News

The state pension age is rising today for millions of people, potentially costing them thousands of pounds.

Pensions dashboard launch set for 2019, but without state pension information

Tuesday, 04 December 2018 | News

The first pensions dashboard will be launched in 2019, but state pension data will not be available straight away.