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Welcome to LifePlan - The BBC's defined contribution plan.

This site contains everything you need to know about your pension, an investment plan designed to help you save for the future. You can also now use the eValuate retirement planning tool to get an idea of how much you may receive when you retire.

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Beth is 48 and joined the scheme later in life.

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Simon is 33 and is hoping to retire before 65.

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Please note that the following website(s) may not be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and as they are not operated by Friends Life we cannot be liable for their content

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