Pensions & Retirement

Same sex couples and couples who live together – what are the rules on inheriting pensions?

A recent court ruling means that same sex married couples and civil partners won’t always be able to pass on their full workplace pension to their partner when they die

How can you take money from your pension?

From April 2015, if you’ve saved into a ‘defined contribution’ pension (namely not a final salary or other salary-related pension), you’ve had the freedom to take money out of your pension as you wish