Are you 50 or over and thinking about retirement?


Want to find out when you can retire and what benefits you can expect? Teachers’ pensions have changed considerably.


Find out what your teachers’ pension means for you.


UTU and INTO jointly organise Retirement Planning Seminars for their members in partnership with Platinum Financial Planning Ltd.

Platinum Financial are teachers’ pension specialists and have been advising members on their retirement for more than a decade. Their expertise combined with their independent financial advice means that Platinum Financial are perfectly placed to guide you through the maze of retirement.

When it comes to retirement it’s important not to make an uninformed decision that could have serious implications for your financial future. Independent financial advice will help you understand your financial options and make wiser choices.


This year the seminars will become webinars via Zoom to ensure members can still access important information on:

  • State Pension
  • Teacher’s Pension Scheme Benefits
  • Pension Scheme Flexibilities
  • Early Retirement
  • Phased Retirement
  • Ill-Health Retirement
  • Commutation
  • Additional Pension Arrangements
  • Redundancy
  • Pension Income Taxation
  • Budgeting for Retirement
  • Investment Options


To register for any of the above seminars, please click on the button below, confirming your name, school, email address and date of seminar you would like to register for.


WEDNESDAY 21 OCTOBER 2020 – 3.45PM TO 5.15PM

TUESDAY 19 JANUARY 2021 – 3.45PM TO 5.15PM

THURSDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2021 – 3.45PM TO 5.15PM

WEDNESDAY 31 MARCH 2021 – 3.45PM TO 5.15PM


The webinars will still provide members with the opportunity to ask questions and follow up individual consultations will still be available.