Dorset County Pension fund have engaged Affinity Connect - a specialist provider of financial education in the public sector – to provide a series of free dedicated 2 hour pre-retirement on-line courses.

Details on signing up to this session are contained below.

Keeping your retirement plans on track can be a challenging task and it is now more important than ever to make sure you are in control of your retirement plans.

To guide you through the options available, Affinity Connect - a specialist provider of financial education in the public sector - will be running a series of dedicated 2 and a half hour Pre-retirement online courses.

These are for those of you who are:

  • Thinking about retiring or taking your pension benefits within the next three years
  • Wanting to understand some of the key financial considerations about retirement

The Presenter will address some of the key questions and considerations when approaching retirement and will cover essential topics such as:

  • Income needs in retirement
  • The state pension
  • Workplace pension savings
  • Other savings and investments
  • Inflation
  • Tax allowances
  • Next steps and further guidance

Don't miss out, spaces are limited.  The available dates are:


11 August 2021 - 10.00am - 12.30pm

22 September 2021 - 1.00pm - 3.30pm

20 October 2021 - 1.00pm - 3.30pm

03 November 2021 - 10.00am - 12.30pm

25 November 2021 - 9.30am - 12.00pm

14 December 2021 - 1.00pm - 3.30pm

To find out more or book onto a course, please call Affinity Connect on 0800 0196 076 or email [email protected]

These courses are tailored for LGPS members, so if you are a member of the Teachers Pension Scheme, please contact Affinity Connect for details on courses for teachers.

Please note the online course will provide information only and will not include or constitute regulated financial advice.

Kind regards,

Affinity Connect


Affinity Connect is a trading name of Affinity Connect Limited which is a member of the Wealth at Work group of companies. Registered in England and Wales No. 04256854. Registered Office: 5 Temple Square, Temple Street, Liverpool L2 5RH. Telephone calls may be recorded and monitored for training and record-keeping purposes