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Income drawdown

A flexible option for taking income from your pension

Income drawdown lets you take a flexible income from your SIPP or other pension during retirement - but only if your provider offers it. Drawdown gives you more flexibility and control over your pension investments than a traditional annuity, but without the security of a guaranteed income. This is because your fund stays invested and could go down as well as up in value.

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Income drawdown with the Best SIPP

Our multi-award winning Best SIPP gives you access to flexi-access drawdown and offers a number of other benefits.

  • Wide choice of investments

    Keep your pension invested with a choice of more than 2,500 investment funds and UK-listed shares.

  • Value for money

    New lower drawdown charges, service fees of 0.3% or less and £7.50 per trade for online share dealing. Other fees apply, including exit fees and drawdown fees.

  • Expert help

    Invest for yourself or let our experts help by choosing an advised or managed service.

More benefits of the Best SIPP

Get in touch today

Our UK-based pension experts are on hand to answer all of your questions about flexi-access drawdown and your other options for taking a flexible income when you retire. We can also give you more information about our award-winning Best SIPP, including full details of its features and charges.

The decision to access your pension is an important one and will affect your income and possibly your standard of living for years to come. Therefore we recommend that before any decision is made you receive regulated financial advice or get free guidance from Pension Wise. Find out more about Pension Wise.

SIPPs are not suitable for everyone. If you don't want to invest across different asset classes or don't think you will make use of the investment choices that SIPPs give you then a SIPP might not be right for you. Self-directed investors should regularly review their SIPP portfolio, or seek professional advice, to ensure that the underlying investments remain in line with their pension objectives.


Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns

The value of your investment can go down as well as up, and you can get back less than you originally invested.

The Bestinvest Online Investment Service, including any account analysis and investment reports provided by our guidance services, is an online execution-only dealing service for investors who want to make their own investment decisions. It does not provide advice on the suitability of products and investments; if you are unsure about the suitability of any investment you should seek professional advice. Clients of our Investment Advisory Service and Managed Portfolio Service can use the website to obtain current valuations of their investments but cannot trade on these accounts online and should call their adviser if they wish to discuss changes to their investments.

Past performance or any yields quoted should not be considered reliable indicators of future returns. Restricted advice can be provided as part of other services offered by Bestinvest, upon request and on a fee basis. Before investing in funds please check the specific risk factors on the key features document or refer to our risk warning notice as some funds can be high risk or complex; they may also have risks relating to the geographical area, industry sector and/or underlying assets in which they invest. Prevailing tax rates and relief are dependent on your individual circumstances and are subject to change.

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