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Fancy doing the driving?


If you like the hands-on approach, our Self-Drive pension could be for you.

You get to choose your investments and steer your own route to retirement. You’re in control.

Start from £25 a month

or by moving a pension to us.

No jargon, no waffle, we make pensions simple.
Good value
Our experts invest your money worldwide to reduce risk and help it grow, at a fair price.
We carefully consider the influence your investments will have on people and the planet.
Treat yourself with rewards from the Virgin family and beyond.

See how much your money could grow

Use our quick and easy calculator to see how bright your financial future could be

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Remember, the value of investments can go up and down, so you may get back less money than you put in. Tax depends on your individual circumstances and the regulations may change in the future.

Want to combine your pensions?

It's easy to transfer one or more.

Transfer your pension

Stay in control with our Online Service and app

Making it easy to keep track of your investments and pension wherever you are.

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Want someone else to drive?

Switch to our steered-for-you Navigator pension. It’s like sat nav for your retirement journey.

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Let someone else do the driving

The serious bits

Our charges are up to 0.75% in total each year, based on the value of your account. This is made up of two clear and simple charges. An Account Charge of 0.30% for managing your account and an Annual Management Charge of up to 0.45% for managing your investments.

More about our charges
Our Terms
Everything you need to know, explained clearly. Includes the Key Features of the Pension and how we use your personal information.

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Protecting your money
In the unlikely event we can’t meet our financial obligations, you may be entitled to compensation from the Financial Service Compensation Scheme (FSCS) up to a maximum value of £85,000.
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Fund Value Assessment report
An evaluation of our funds' value for money and performance. Its purpose is to report on whether we believe we are providing good value. It also outlines our plans if there are things we think we can improve.

Find out about the Fund Value Assessment report
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A quick check

Before you get stuck in just make sure you can tick off this list:

Apply for Self-Drive pension

If you know enough about Self-drive and just want to get going, select an option

Which approach would you like to choose?
Which approach would you like to choose?