Money is the main concern for most people approaching retirement as their income is likely to have to last for a long time and keep up with inflation. Some people have savings to draw on, others only have a basic pension which is not enough to fund the lifestyle they had hoped for. Your Money: How to plan ahead, assess your savings and budget will help you to prepare for retirement or, if you have already retired, it will show you how to make the best of what you have, drawing your attention to some of the provisions that could have a bearing on your immediate or long term plans. It covers everything from taking early retirement and understanding company pension schemes to finding ways to boost your retirement income and deal with unavoidable outgoings. By spelling out the facts in clear, accessible language, this essential guide will help you to make your money work for you so that you will get the most out of your retirement.