Welcome to the latest edition of Insight. For the first time in over a decade, the point at which people can claim a State Pension (the ‘State Pension age’) is simple. If you have reached your 66th birthday, you can claim it. Otherwise you cannot. On page 3 we look at when men and women born between
6 October 1954 and 5 April 1960 can start receiving their pension and, for those born after that, the phased increase in State Pension age.
Turn to page 4 and discover four pension facts to help you create a happy and wealthy retirement. The future may seem far away. Regardless of your retirement goals, there are things you can do to increase your chances of success.
On page 6 we look at tackling problems, creating a plan and dealing with financial challenges. Whether you’re starting out or well into your wealth creation journey, professional financial advice helps you to define your goals and the path to getting there. It gives you a map and ongoing support to help you take control of your future.