Find out how to boost your pension savings by making Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVCs).
You can find out how much you’re likely to need to afford the lifestyle you want in retirement using the Retirement Budgeting Calculator.
Once you have a target to aim for use the DC Retirement Modeller tool or request an
estimate to see if your pension pot is likely to cover those costs. If not, saving more now could help give you the lifestyle you want in future.
You might also want to consider saving more if you:
You can save more into your PRA by making Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVCs). These are extra payments that are added to your pot on top of the contributions you and your employer pay in.
Here's how it works...
If you want to apply to pay AVCs, you should speak to your employer. They will start the process for you.
You can find a range of short videos in our video library to help you learn more about planning and saving.
You can also find videos that tell you how to use the DC Retirement Modeller and how to request an estimate.