Pensions advice

Details about available help and guidance

All the options are covered in further detail on the Money Advice Service website:

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en/articles/options-for-using-your-pension-pot

You can contact our Pension team.

Please note however, that we are not able to give specific financial advice to you.

Pension Wise

Pension Wise is a free and impartial Government service, which offers pensions guidance to help you understand your options. Guidance can be taken online, by telephone, or face to face. You can book a face to face appointment online or by telephone.

If you haven’t yet done so, we strongly recommend that you consult this free guidance service, Pension Wise, who may be able to help you in reaching your decision.

How to contact Pension Wise

  • www.pensionwise.gov.uk/
  • By telephone
    0800 280 8880 (Freephone from the UK)
    030 0330 1001
    00 44 20 3733 3495 (Overseas calls)

Professional Advice

You may also choose to seek professional advice from a financial adviser, authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority, who specialises in retirement planning.

How to find an authorised financial adviser

Online at www.unbiased.co.uk or telephone: 0800 023 6868

Online at www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/directory or telephone 0800 138 7777

Please be aware that financial advisers may charge for their services.

You should ensure that any adviser you approach is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority.