Pensions and retirement

Starting out on saving for your pension, approaching retirement or just looking to understand the pension jargon? We are here to help

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Invest for your future or explore your retirement options with AJ Bell Youinvest

Saving for retirement

It’s never too early to start planning for your retirement - our multi-award winning SIPP allows you to control your pension savings.

Options at retirement

When you reach retirement you can stay invested, take lump sums, buy an annuity or take income drawdown – we explain the options to help you decide.

Pensions explained

We help you understand pension jargon, tax rules and personal allowances and keep you informed of upcoming pension changes.

A guide to SIPPs

Want the freedom to control your pension pot yourself? Our FREE guide tells you how a SIPP can help you reach your retirement goals.

A guide to drawdown

Drawdown has become the most popular way to access your pension. Our FREE guide tells you everything you need to know.

We make investing easier

For nearly twenty years, AJ Bell Youinvest has helped people invest in the life they want to live. We’re part of AJ Bell, one of the largest investment platforms in the UK, with £74.1 billion in assets under administration.

Our awards

We're the only investment platform to be a Which? Recommended Provider three years running – in 2019, 2020 and 2021. In 2020, we were also proud to have won Best Execution Only Broker at the 2020 ADVFN International Financial Awards.

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What our customers say about us

We’re here to make things easier for you

Sometimes tackling your investments can seem like a real headache. That’s why we strive to do one thing here at AJ Bell Youinvest – to make investing as easy as possible for you.

AJ Bell is now one the UK's largest online investment platforms, with £74.1 billion in assets under administration.

We’ve succeeded by staying true to our beliefs, by understanding your needs as a DIY investor and by providing award-winning accounts, backed up with excellent service at a low cost.

Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, we take your security as seriously as you do, and have comprehensive measures in place to keep you and your money safe. You can find out more by visiting our security centre.

So whatever stage you’re at, we’re sure we can help you manage your money and your future.

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