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 Why do I need a pension?

When you retire, you’ll need money to live on – enough for the basics and hopefully a bit more to maintain your lifestyle. A pension is the most tax-efficient way of saving for retirement. Start paying into a pension as early as you can so it has the best chance to grow.

 Can I rely on the State?

No. For most people, living on a State Pension of up to £7,714 a year (at May 2014), is not enough.

 How much will I get?

Use our pension calculator to find out how much you could get when you retire.

 What are the benefits of an Active Money Personal Pension?

Our Active Money Personal Pension offers real flexibility and tax benefits.

  • Start saving from just £80 a month
  • Change, stop and restart payments as you like
  • Apply easily and manage it online or with Standard Life’s MyPortfolio mobile app.

Try our comparison tool - you can compare a personal pension with other ways to save for retirement. If you’re still unsure, give us a call on 0845 272 8810 and we’ll chat through the options with you.

As with any investment, the value can go up or down, and may be worth less than you paid in.