USEFUL LINKS

Pensions Ombudsman

The Pensions Ombudsman is now the independent and voluntary organisation that gives free advice to members of the public who have a problem concerning either a company or personal pension scheme. You can contact The Pensions Ombudsman if you have a dispute which you have been unable to resolve with the Trustee.
www.pensions-ombudsman.org.uk

The Pensions Regulator

The Pensions Regulator is an organisation which protects members’ benefits. It works to ensure that all involved in running pension funds fulfil their responsibilities and manage their funds effectively.
www.thepensionsregulator.gov.uk

The Pension Tracing Service

If you think you’ve got a company pension from another employer but you aren’t sure, the Pension Tracing Service can help you to find it. www.gov.uk/find-pension-contact-details

Financial Conduct Authority

The FCA regulates financial services.
www.fca.org.uk/consumers

HM Revenue & Customs

www.hmrc.gov.uk

Pension Protection Fund

Compensation fund for members of occupational salary-related pension schemes.
www.pensionprotectionfund.org.uk

PensionWise

A free Government service that provides guidance to members of Defined Contribution pension plans, either face-to-face or over the telephone. The website has lots of information on it about the retirement options now available to you, as a result of the introduction of pensions flexibility and choice in April 2015.
www.pensionwise.gov.uk

The Money Advice Service

For impartial information on money matters including pensions.
www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk

unbiased.co.uk

You can get advice from an independent financial adviser, though you may have to pay for it. You can find an adviser in your area on this website.
www.unbiased.co.uk

MY SONY PENSION

This is a pension run for Sony by Aviva, which is open to all current employees. It is completely separate to the Sony UK Pension Scheme.
www.avivamymoney.co.uk