If you have already retired, you might be fortunate because you ‘ducked’ the pensions crisis before it hit – or it might be staring you right in the face. Either way, there are still things you can think about to improve your situation. These are also useful pointers to keep in your back pocket if you are thinking about retiring in the not-too-distant future.
The first thing to do is to check that you have tapped into all the available sources of income and benefits. This may seem obvious, but the field is so complicated that it is very easy to overlook a potential source of income. Here are some of the places to look.