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How to generate income without drawing from capital
It's difficult to overstate the importance of investment selection in a drawdown pension - it's much harder to recoup investment losses when you're reliant on those same investments to provide income and you're no longer working or contributing to a pension.
To help, our Head of Research Mark Dampier, explains different strategies for investing in a drawdown pension, plus:
There will always be risks associated with investing - especially through drawdown - but having the best information can help you choose a strategy suitable for your circumstances, and avoid unnecessary risk.
This factsheet is not personalised advice. Please remember pension and tax rules can change and the value of the tax benefits will depend on your circumstances. The value of investments can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest.