- Buying an annuity: how to turn your pension fund into an income
- The pros and cons of different annuity options, including enhanced annuities
- Tips on shopping around to increase the amount you'll get from your annuity
- Want to avoid buying an annuity? We explore the alternatives available
What's in this guide
Which? walks you through the basics of what is an annuity, how annuities work, who annuities are appropriate for and when you should buy an annuity.
Confused by the options? We explain the basic annuity types you will have to choose between.
Once you've decided on the basics, there are a number of annuity options available to you.
Increase your income by shopping around for the best annuity rate.