Our free Pension HealthCheck can advise on:
There are several types of pension annuities you can buy, so going DIY when buying an annuity could be a mistake. By searching the open annuity market, there may be another provider that will give you a better annuity rate for your pension pot. Our financial advisers can work with you to find the best annuity for you, and one that could potentially give you more guaranteed income in retirement.
It’s critical to keep a close eye on your personal pension savings. Moving your pensions into one policy could potentially make it easier to manage and reduce the chances of losing track of your money. We can advise on whether pension consolidation is in your best interests and if you can save money on charges by moving your personal pensions and we can manage all the transfers for you.
We can help you to access your tax-free cash if you’re over 55 years of age, or if your pension doesn’t allow drawdown, move your pension to give you more flexibility. Our pension experts can offer advice on the best way of accessing your funds and highlight the impacts of taking your money early could have on your future.
If retirement is on the horizon, our financial advisers can help you to put a plan together, to make sure you’re on track for the comfortable retirement you deserve. We can also advise on if buying an annuity or taking your pension through pension drawdown is the best option for you and your future.
Pension performance can be volatile, and your private pension could decline in value quickly. We can check your pension performance to ensure you are not losing out on valuable pension funds for your retirement.
When considering transferring your pension(s) to another provider, there are many things you need to think about, but our Independent Financial Advisers can work through all the options to help you make informed choices.