r/irishpersonalfinance Sep 21 '21

What age are you, and how much is in your pension(s)? Retirement

With pensions in the news, I thought this would be an interesting discussion.

I am 30, and have 1 pension that currently contains €62,399.

I currently contribute 15% and my employer contributes 6%. Come January, I will up my contribution to 20%. I would have 2 pensions, but I merged them as my current one has much lower fees. My pension is 100% in Indexed Global Equity.

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u/nithuigimaonrud Sep 21 '21

29 - Have £71k in a uk pension in global equities,+ emerging markets - uk employer was giving 15%-20% allowance as pension contributions or to be taken as salary.

Just moved to Ireland and Contributing 15% with employer add on of 4%. Will contribute 20% when I’m over 30.