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If you don't have enough qualifying years in your National Insurance record, you could make up the shortfall
Your State Pension forecast may be affected by National Insurance (NI) rules. Find out about the new rules for topping up your NI contributions, reduced rate NI and when you have to pay NI.
What happens to your National Insurance payments when you reach State Pension age.
You build your National Insurance record through paid contributions in work or credits you gained on certain benefits
Information about how to boost your personal and occupational pensions before retirement