Understanding pensions


Take charge and become more confident with your pension 

By understanding how your pension works, you will be ready to make the important decisions that may help you and your family when you retire.

There are many useful hints and tips that will help you grow your knowledge, skills and confidence.

You can start by:

  • carefully reading the information (statements, newsletters and brochures) 
    we send you
  • watch the short 'What is a pension' video which explains the importance of saving for later life, how you can join and your employer pays in too
  • thinking about how you want to live in retirement and
  • thinking about the sort of provisions you want to make for your family