When you retire, a state pension can provide a regular income for the rest of your life. The amount you receive is based on your National Insurance contributions.
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Pensioners can have their weekly income topped up to a guaranteed minimum level through pension credit. There are two parts to pension credit; guarantee credit and savings credit.
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Occupational or company pensions
There are a number of different types of company (also known as occupational) pensions available and they vary from company to company. These pensions are usually funded by contributions from both the employer and employee.
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