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Pension Basics in 30 Seconds

  1. I’m years from retirement
  2. I’m nearing retirement
  3. I’m retiring soon

It’s good to plan for your future. Whether you’re years from retirement or about to retire, it’s important to have all the information available to make the right decisions.

Explore our Pension Basics in 30 seconds and take your first step towards a plan.

Our Pension Basics films are filled with useful information to help you plan for retirement. Ranging from ‘What is a pension?’ to ‘How much money should I be saving for retirement each month?’.

We aim to provide you with the information you need to take your first steps towards a plan for your future.

Watch our Pension Basics films

How much money should I be saving for retirement each month? What is tax relief? Should I pay more into my pension? If I’m in a company pension scheme, does this mean I’m set for retirement? What is automatic enrolment? What is a pension?

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