Everybody makes mistakes in life - and pensions are no exception.
Careers breaks to care for children, more common part-time working and typically getting paid less money than men are key factors preventing women from saving adequately for retirement, according to a report.
The Financial Conduct Authority is to investigate the self-invested personal pension (SIPP) industry in its third thematic review of the market.
As the search for income continues, many investors are turning to alternatives, with car parks becoming increasingly popular.
As the SIPP industry comes under the regulator's scrutiny, we reveal how to pick the best provider.
The average worker contributing 8% of their salary under auto-enrolment needs to work until age 80 to keep that income in retirement if they take their 25% tax-free lump sum.
Staying invested, rather than trying to time the market to avoid the dips, can make the difference between big gains and significant losses, analysis of the FTSE 100 has shown.
A self-invested personal pension is arguably one of the most popular ways to save for the future. Read our guide to SIPP investing.
Fund supermarket Charles Stanley Direct has launched an online calculator to help consumers understand the benefits of transferring their investments to "clean" funds.
At the start of the tax year, many savers take the opportunity to review their SIPP portfolio. Fidelity's Tom Stevenson highlights six things to consider.
Savings into personal pensions have hit a decade high with a 7.8% rise in contributions in 2011/12, according to AJ Bell.
More changes to the tax relief on pensions could destroy public faith in saving for retirement.
George Osborne is considering a new tax raid on the pension contributions of richer voters, after rejecting the idea of a "wealth tax" based on higher council rates for luxury homes and apartments.
The well-off are receiving tax breaks on pension contributions worth on average 20 times those of ordinary workers, according to reports.
A potential gap looms between employee and employer expectations of when workers will retire, an Aegon report has warned.
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