Self invested personal pension

SIPPs offer a more flexible way self invested personal pension you to save for retirement than a traditional pension, opening the doors to wider investment choice. Learn the basics and find out the key differences to traditional personal pensions.

Newsroom articles are published by leading news agencies. Hargreaves Lansdown is not responsible for an article’s content and its accuracy. We may not share the views of the author. SIPPs are a type of pension for people happy to make their own investment decisions.

Investments go down in value as well as up so you could get back less than you invest. Pensions were created to help us save for retirement. And it’s not always easy to see or understand what’s happening with your money. SIPPs also make it easy for you to manage your pension. That way you can breathe life into your pension and ultimately determine how you enjoy your retirement. SIPPs work much the same way as other personal pensions.