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Let's talk retirement

Retirement these days looks different for each of us. You may want to take a break for a few years before finding a new venture to pursue.

Or, like 28%* of the people we surveyed, be planning to work at least part time after you start withdrawing an income from your retirement savings. Or, you may simply want to spend more time with the family.

Whatever your retirement looks like, we’re here to help support you as you prepare for your retirement.

Make the most of pension help in 2024

Saving enough money to retire comfortably can be tough and with the rising cost of living, some may look for areas to cut back. Discover how to maximise the help on offer to ensure you get the most from your pension.

Let’s Talk Retirement

Retirement isn’t like what it was - a quick hand shake and you suddenly find yourself retired. This video aims to get you planning ahead now, by taking stock of what you have, tracing old pensions and getting the big financial picture in place so you can decide when the best time is for you to retire based on your goals and aspirations.

Watch time: 6 mins 17 seconds

Next steps to make sure you're retirement ready


Step 1: Register for PlanViewer

Quick, convenient and secure. Keep track of your pension savings with your online account, PlanViewer.


Step 2: Check if you're on track

Discover our retirement rules of thumb to see if you're pension savings are on track for the future you want.


Step 3: Check your retirement age

Make sure the retirement age noted on your account matches your plans, as this could impact how much you expect to have in your pot once the time comes.

Take retirement planning to the next level

Is your financial health as good as it can be?

Get your Fidelity Financial Wellness score in four key areas: budgeting, debt, savings and protection. It only takes a few minutes.

Consider bringing your pensions together

More than one pension? Bringing them together into one pension could make it easier to manage

Pass on your pension

Your pension could be one of your most valuable assets. Read why nominating beneficiaries is important to make sure your loved ones are the ones who benefit.

*The Fidelity Global Sentiment Survey, 2023.

The data collection, research and analysis was completed in partnership with Opinium, a strategic insight agency. Data collection took place in July 2023 and includes a sample of 1000 UK adults.

Webinar: Road to retirement

Watch our pre-recorded webinar for practical and relatable guidance around understanding what retirement could look like, and the steps you can take to plan ahead.

Watch our webinar