Financial safety net

Benefits of a financial safety net

How to help increase your financial security

Looking after your financial wellbeing is really important. We have tools and information to help you with this.

Resources to help with money management

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Budget planner

Try our budget planner to see if there’s areas where you might be able to reprioritise your spending.

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Free Midlife MOT course

Your midlife years are probably already very busy. That makes it difficult to look beyond your day-to-day challenges and achievements. Our Midlife MOT will help you take a long-term view of where you'd like to end up and what you can do to get there.

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Hear questions and answers on money

Join Angellica Bell as she meets people with some big financial questions – and money experts who have the answers.  Listen in as they cover everything from staying financially healthy as the cost of living rises to the gender pension gap.

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Pension Credit: What is it and can I get it?

If you’re not sure what Pension Credit is or want to find out if you’re eligible, our guide will explain how to claim this State Pension top-up.

Work life balance

Balancing work and life is a life-long challenge

Getting a work/life balance right now is important. But remember to think about how you'll fund your transition out of work to help you maintain that balance.

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How to manage stress

Stress can have an impact on all of our lives. But what is stress and how can you manage it? Read more in our guide.

Additional support

Free guidance

MoneyHelper is a free and impartial service set up to help you with your money and pension choices.

Taking financial advice

You might find it helpful to seek out professional financial advice to understand what’s best for your circumstances. Unbiased can help you find an independent, qualified adviser who's regulated to give advice.

Help with the cost of living

Citizens Advice offers information and support if you’re struggling with the cost of living.