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Building your retirement pot

The secret to a successful retirement is to slowly and surely build up your retirement pot. Exactly how you do that will depend on your situation – but there are lots of things you can do.

This section looks at the basics you need to know about growing your pension pot, including things like tax relief, how contributions work, and how to work out how much you might need to retire with.

We also explain things like transferring your pension, merging old pots, and ways to boost your pension if you’re getting close to retirement. 

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