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Pensions basics

Future you will thank you for saving into a pension – but if you’re new to thinking about retirement, this section is for you.

We’ve created guidance which covers what pensions are and what advantages they have over regular savings accounts. There’s also guidance on the types of pensions – including for the self-employed, how to understand the details of your specific pensions, and how to check how your pension savings are growing.

Free pensions guidance

Help from our pension specialists is impartial and free to use, whether that’s online or over the phone.

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MoneyHelper is the new, easy way to get clear, free, impartial help for all your money and pension choices. Whatever your circumstances or plans, move forward with MoneyHelper.

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