What happens to my pension pot when I die?
How might taking my pension pot impact me if I'm in debt?
Flexible income - case study
An example of someone who might benefit from having a flexible income.
Flexible income - guide
A guide to using your pension pot to provide a flexible retirement income by moving it to special arrangement called a FAD pension.
Guaranteed annuity rates
Does my current pension policy include valuable income guarantees?
Guaranteed death benefits
How can I avoid getting poor value for money from my annuity if I die earlier than expected?
Guaranteed income - case study
An example of someone who might benefit from having a guaranteed income.
Guaranteed income - guide
A guide to using your pension pot to provide a guaranteed retirement income for life by purchasing an annuity.
Health & lifestyle
Could my current health and lifestyle mean I qualify for a higher annuity income?
How can I maintain the real buying power of my annuity income?
Joint life annuity
How can I provide a guaranteed income for someone else if I die before them?
Leave it - case study
An example of someone who might benefit from leaving their pension pot untouched.
Leave it - guide
A guide to leaving your pension pot where it is and deciding to make your choices later.
Lump sum - case study
An example of someone who might benefit from taking a cash lump sum from their pension pot.
Lump sum - guide
A guide to taking cash lump sums from your pension pot as and when you need them.
Maintaining your FAD income
What do I need to consider when deciding the level of my FAD income?
Means-tested State benefits
How might taking my pension pot impact any State means-tested benefits?
Where to go next to find out more about your other options or to get help from our useful links and partners.
How can I protect myself from pension and investment scams?
Shopping around for an annuity
How do I get the best deal when buying an annuity?
Shopping around for FAD
How do I get the best product for me and my circumstances?
Summary of options
An overview of the five pension pot options available under pension freedoms, including a list of the different types of pensions which are eligible for these options.
Take it all - case study
An example of someone who might benefit from taking all their pension pot in one go as a lump sum.
Take it all - guide
A guide to taking all your money out of your pension pot in one go.
How will my lump sum be taxed?
What is Money Alive?
Welcoming you to Money Alive and showing you how we can help ensure you make the best decision with your pension pot.