PensionCheck - the complete pension information website
Everything you need to know about pensions.
Although we don't give individual pension advice, our aim is to provide you with all the pension information you need - in plain English - to give you more confidence with your pension decisions.
Whether you are in the private sector or the public sector in say, the Teachers' Pension Scheme or Civil Service Pension Scheme you should find all of the information you need here.
Don't get too hung up on the technicalities: using our simple information pages, you can soon get the hang of the basics -and like us we think you will see that pensions are an underated investment with a tax break that makes them compelling value.
Latest Up To Date Rules
On 6th April 2006, so called Pensions Simplification was introduced, However successive governments have continually tampered with the rules to make it far from simple.
From April 6th 2011 new rules were introduced making the previously complicated rules much simpler.
Expert Guidance at PensionCheck
You can learn as much or as little as you like about pensions. Although the basics are common to the different types of schemes/plans there are still some differences. So we continue to show the separate categories, Personal Pensions, Stakeholder Pensions, Company(Occupational) Pensions, AVCs,Annuities, Unsecured Pension etc. and you can even apply for a State Pension Forecast.
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