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Ben supports man after he gave up his job to care for autistic son

Ben has been supporting a man from Suffolk, after he had to give up work to care for his son with autism, but was left struggling financially and emotionally. Back in 2015, Darrell Brown discovered that his son’s school wasn’t

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Dealing with Anxiety at Christmas

Frustrated Santa

  It’s meant to be a time where everyone relaxes and enjoys themselves, but unlike with work or school, we know anxiety doesn’t take time off during the festive season. Presents, parties, family engagements, dinner on the day, hosting and planning

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Freddie Hunt: “Stress and being under pressure were the biggest things for me… and I couldn’t deliver”

Freddie Hunt with Havoline products on work bench

  Professional racing car driver and TV presenter Freddie Hunt recently explored the role mental health can play in sport, speaking to Damon Hill in a thought-provoking interview about the Former World Champion’s struggles with depression. We turned the table

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“Losing my job and living on £69-a-week showed me how valuable a pension will be”

Portrait picture of Carol Ogley and her husband on holiday after retirement

Carol Ogley – South Yorkshire – Client Support Supervisor at Ben Like many of us, when Carol started working she didn’t think about how a pension would help her and her family, but a lightbulb moment and a reality check back in

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