There are many things to consider when thinking about retiring as a medical professional. It is true that many medical professionals working in the NHS see the NHS pension scheme as a solution to all their pension requirements and therefore do not have to plan anything further. In recent years however, the governmental changes in the medical sphere are changing how pension planning works for those who are classed as ‘medical professionals.’ Due to this, taking a few simple steps to plan for your pension to ensure a comfortable retirement is necessary.
It is therefore wise to prepare for your retirement early and efficiently so that you do not find yourself in an undesirable situation when your retirement comes around. It is also advisable to consider using a financial adviser to help you work through your options and select the best one for your circumstances.