Topping Up Your State Pension

Topping Up Your State Pension

Topping up your State Pension before you get to your State Pension Age could give a significant boost to your retirement income for the amount it costs.   For a relatively small one-off payment, you could increase your State Pension for the rest of your life.   In...
Working And Receiving A Pension

Working And Receiving A Pension

Since April 2011 employees cannot be forced to retire from their job meaning you could still be working and receiving a pension.   Working and receiving a pension doesn’t reduce the amount of pension you are entitled to but it can require a bit more tax...
State Pension Tax

State Pension Tax

State Pension tax is another form of tax we will all likely face at some point in our retirement. But what is State Pension tax and how much might you pay? In this article we’ll explain what the State Pension is, how it’s taxed and how you can use other pensions to...
What Pension Will I Get?

What Pension Will I Get?

Knowing the answer to what pension will I get? Is crucial in understanding what sort of lifestyle you will have in retirement.   Will your pension produce enough so you will be comfortable with financial security and flexibility or will you just get by? Maybe you will...
Cashing In Your Pension

Cashing In Your Pension

Do you have a current or old private pension and have you wondered when you could be cashing in your pension?  Most people will naturally consider taking their workplace pension at the point they retire from work. But a private pension is a bit different. It’s a...