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Starting a pension

Your retirement is likely to last 20 or 30 years or more. The best way to make sure you'll have enough money to live on in your retirement is to save regularly in a pension throughout your working life.

Find out about getting your pension started and choosing a pension scheme that suits you.

Why have a pension

Basic information on the importance of having a pension, how pensions work, when to start a pension and changes to pension rules.

How much pension you'll need

Advice on planning for financial commitments in retirement and saving for a pension.

Choosing a personal pension

Find out about who provides personal pensions and things to look out for when choosing one.