Useful websites

Here you can find links to useful websites that provide information and help with retirement matters.

 

Pension Wise

This is the UK Government’s free and impartial service to help you understand your pension options.

 

Citizens Advice Bureau

They help people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers. They will also be providing the face to face element of the UK Government’s free and impartial pensions guidance service - Pension Wise.

 

The Pensions Regulator

The UK regulator of work-based pension schemes. ”Working to improve confidence in work-based pensions by protecting members' benefits and encouraging high standards and good practice in running pension schemes”.

 

Financial Conduct Authority

An independent body that regulates the financial services industry in the UK.

 

The Money Advice Service

A free, independent service set up by the Government. The Money Advice Service helps people manage their money, directly through their own free and impartial advice service, and in partnership with other organisations.

 

Financial Services Compensation Scheme

The compensation fund of last resort for customers of financial services firms. They may pay compensation if a firm is unable to pay claims against it.

 

Department for Work and Pensions

Aims are to promote opportunity and independence for all, help individuals achieve their potential through employment and work to end poverty in all its forms.

 

Gov.uk

The place to find Government services and information on the state pension, state benefits and income tax.

 

The Pensions Advisory Service

The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS), is an independent non-profit organisation that provides free information, advice and guidance on the whole spectrum of pensions, including state, company, personal and stakeholder schemes.

 

Financial Ombudsman

An independent and impartial service to help in settling complaints between consumers and businesses providing financial services.