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Why the self-employed need a pension plan | MoneyTalk

MoneyTalk tells you what you need to know to manage your investments better.

In this clip Ed highlights the importance of a personal pension for those in self-employment. Learn how benefits such a tax relief and saving early can lead to a better retirement in the future.

Working for yourself? Why you need a pension

18 May 2017

Video transcript - Why the self-employed need a pension plan

Important information

The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up, so you may not get back what you invest. Eligibility to invest into a pension and the value of tax savings depends on personal circumstances and all tax rules may change. You will not normally be allowed to access money held in a pension till the age of 55. This information does not constitute investment advice and should not be used as the basis for any investment decision nor should it be treated as a recommendation for any investment. Investors should also note that the views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon. Fidelity Personal Investing does not give investment advice. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment, you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.