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The Citywire Money guide to pensions

Saving into a pension is easy once you know where to begin. To help you get started we’ve compiled some of our best videos and articles on the subject. These cut through the jargon to explain how pensions work, how the government tops up the money you save through pension tax relief and the different types of scheme that are available, from personal pensions to company pensions. We also answer the crucial question, how much should you save?

The Citywire Money guide to pensions

Five things to make you happy about pensions

Pensions aren’t as scary as they look! You’ve heard all the bad stuff about pensions, here are the good things. Watch this video and then read the guides below.

All of these videos and articles first appeared on The Lolly. This is a part of the Citywire Money website dedicated to anyone looking to learn the basics about finance. Sign up for the weekly Lolly email if you’d like to know more.

• What is a pension and how do I get one?

• Sipp: what is a self-invested pension plan?

• How much do I need to save for a decent retirement?

• Not saving: the only really bad pension choice

• Are pensions the right way for young people to save?

• Why don't you save into a pension?

• Has your pension been cut by thousands of pounds?

The beginners' guide to pension schemes

How pensions work (and why they're like kebabs)

A home is not a pension

What you can and can't put in a Sipp

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