Guidance about retirement
It’s time to take stock
Retirement is a long term plan. No matter where you are and what you want to do, it's always a good idea to check your progress.
Getting ready to retire?
It’s time to start thinking about how you want to take your pension income. We’ll give you the help you need to make the right choices.
Your retirement options
As you near retirement you have a number of choices to make – should you take your tax-free lump sum or an annuity, or even a flexible income? We explain your options.
Some of your options may be different if you have an occupational pension. If you have an occupational pension, please click here or call Standard Life Direct on 0845 279 8810. (Call charges will vary).
Standard Life Direct is provided by Standard Life Client Management which advises on, and sells products from, subsidiaries of Standard Life plc and some external providers
Ready to make a decision?
Have a look at Standard Life annuity and Income Drawdown products