Your retirement savings, your choices. It’s that simple

Plan ahead and take control of your savings. With a Dodl pension, investing towards your retirement goals really needn’t be scary. 

 

 
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What’s a pension?

It’s an investment account which lets you save and invest for all your retirement goals

You can pay in up to your earnings each tax year and control how your pension savings are invested.

When you save into a pension you’ll get basic tax relief – a 25% top-up from the government for paying some of your earnings into your pension. (If you’re a higher taxpayer you can claim extra tax relief via your self-assessment.)

It has the added benefit that your pension investments can grow and earn income tax-free!

The earlier you start saving into a pension, the longer you have to keep it invested – and potentially grow your retirement savings more.

Pensions do have some things to watch out for  

You can pay in up to your earnings each year, but be aware of the upper limit on this of £40,000. (Your limit could be lower if you're a higher earner or you've taken money out of a pension.) 

You can only take money out of your pension once you reach the pension age (55 but increasing to 57 from 2028).  

Your personal circumstances affect how you're taxed and how much tax relief you’ll get. Tax and pension rules could change in future.

Because you can’t access your pension savings for a long time, investing them can make a lot of sense – so you can potentially grow your retirement pot. But as with all investing, your money is at risk.

Interested? All the finer details of the Dodl pension can be found in its key features.

Read the key features

Why invest with a Dodl pension? 

A few good reasons… 

    1. It's easier than ever to get a handle on your pension pot. Transfer any unloved pensions to Dodl and get them working harder for your retirement.

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    1. You're in control. You decide how to save for your retirement and what to invest your pension savings in.

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    1. You can pick anything from Dodl’s straightforward range of funds, themes and shares, designed to make investing easier. Interested? More on investments

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    1. Investing needn’t be scary. Dodl has weeded out all traces of jargon and complexity for the simple pension journey we all want.

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     While investing with Dodl is…a doddle, it carries risk. The value of your investments can go down as well as up and you could end up with less than you put in.

    The charges

    Investing needn’t be scary or expensive. That’s why you’ll only pay one simple charge for your Dodl pension.

    How much?

    0.15% of the value of your investments per year (min £1 per month).

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    How will I pay it?

    It’s collected from the available cash in your pension once a month, so it’s spread over the whole year.

    Anything else?

    It’s free to buy and sell investments with Dodl but investments do have their own charges (not payable to Dodl).

    Get to know the charges

    Getting started

    It’s as easy as 1-2-3 to get started with a Dodl pension.

    1

    Open your account

    Sign up and open your shiny new pension in minutes

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    Add cash to it

    • Add a one-off amount from as little as £100
    • Set up a direct debit, adding a regular amount each month
    • Transfer a pension to Dodl

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    Start investing

    Build up your tax-free investment portfolio from the range of funds, themes and shares

    Before you go for it, check transferring is the right thing for you and your retirement goals. Be sure to compare the charges and benefits offered by your current pension provider and Dodl.

    Like what you’re hearing? Get Started

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    Help’s on hand

    Head to the help centre to have all your questions answered. And you can chat to Team Dodl anytime in the app or at hello@dodl.co.uk.

    Get a little help

    You can always learn more before (and after) taking your first investing steps with Dodl. Pop the kettle on, get comfortable and head to the Dodl learn tab, where you can master the basics of investing.

    Get started today

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    Important to know

    Always remember, the value of investments can go down as well as up and you may get back less than you originally invested. Dodl doesn’t offer any advice so if you’re not sure about the risks involved with investing, you should speak to a financial adviser about this. Rules around ISAs, pensions and tax apply. How you're taxed will depend on your circumstances, and tax rules can change.