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....Reality Check: Is lack of cash making women work past 70?. "This report is going to be particularly unwelcome for anyone in their early 40s, as they're now likely to see their state pension age pushed back another year," said Tom McPhail, head of retirement at Hargreaves Lansdown. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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. Mistakes of the past must be avoided when telling people of any rise in their state pension age, the author of a major review has told the government. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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. Millions of people in their late 30s and early 40s look set to have to work for an extra year after an official review recommended pushing up the state pension age (SPA) more quickly than previously planned. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....London ‘cheaper than New York or Tokyo’ after pound’s Brexit plunge. State pension age must rise again, says report. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....“Research has shown that abandoning the triple lock would reduce the chance that someone with low earnings retires with an adequate retirement income. The same older people who also stand to lose the most from any rise in the state pension age. ... [Read full article on Daily Express ]
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Pensions mistakes of the past must be avoided, says John Cridland image
. Mistakes of the past must be avoided when telling people of any rise in their state pension age, the author of a major review has told the government. ...
Pension protection shake-up: Retirees FURIOUS over plans to cut scheme image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 12:01:00 AM
....“Research has shown that abandoning the triple lock would reduce the chance that someone with low earnings retires with an adequate retirement income. The same older people who also stand to lose the most from any rise in the state pension age. ...
London now 'cheaper to live than New York and Tokyo', plus Viagogo snubs MPs image
....London ‘cheaper than New York or Tokyo’ after pound’s Brexit plunge. State pension age must rise again, says report. ...
State pension age must rise again, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of March 2017 06:11:18 AM
. Millions of people in their late 30s and early 40s look set to have to work for an extra year after an official review recommended pushing up the state pension age (SPA) more quickly than previously planned. ...
State pension age could be raised to 70, says report image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of March 2017 12:05:44 AM
....Reality Check: Is lack of cash making women work past 70?. "This report is going to be particularly unwelcome for anyone in their early 40s, as they're now likely to see their state pension age pushed back another year," said Tom McPhail, head of retirement at Hargreaves Lansdown. ...
Number of women working past 70 in UK doubles in four years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 01:05:53 PM
....”. In addition, several hundred thousand women born in the 1950s have had their retirement plans “shattered”, campaigners say, due to the planned equalisation of the state pension age for men and women to 65 by November 2018. ...
Pension trick could see Britons rake in HUNDREDS of pounds EVERY MONTH if done by April 5 image
.... Compared with rates on annuities - retirement products that work in a similar way - payouts are two or three times higher, according to former pension minister and Royal London policy director Steve Webb. Anyone who reached state pension age before April 6 2016 now has just three weeks to pay Class 3A National Insurance and receive the extra income, which also provides a 50 per cent survivors payout when the pensioner dies. ...
More than half of new-build homes 'have major faults', plus the best city cycle schemes image
....Tory £1bn inheritance tax cut ‘will worsen north-south divide’. Raising pension age will mean many people die before getting it, say MPs. ...
State pension age will be higher than life expectancy if 'triple lock' not axed, say MPs image
....5 per cent a year. To maintain the cost of increases amid Britain's ageing population the state pension age would have to rise to 70. ...
State pension age 'could rise above lifespan' in poorer areas, say MPs image
. The state pension age may have to rise to levels above the average lifespan of men in the UK's poorer areas, MPs say. ...
Raising pension age will mean many people die before getting it, say MPs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 07:01:21 AM
. Further increases in the state pension age could push it to the point where many working people die before qualifying for it, MPs have warned, in a report that calls for the end of the “triple lock” guarantee on pensions. ...
Pensioners '£20 a week better off' on average than workers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of February 2017 12:01:00 AM
....The report for the Intergenerational Commission pointed out that closure of generous defined occupational pension schemes to younger workers means that the current generation of workers may not enjoy the same benefits when they are able to retire. The state pension age is rising to 66 between 2018 and 2020, to 67 between 2026 and 2028, and then to 68 between 2044 and 2046. ...
Work till you drop: when will you retire — and do you want to? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of January 2017 08:01:23 AM
.... By 2020, one-third of the workforce will be over 50. In a generation, the current state pension age will be a distant memory: as I discussed in part two of The new retirement, experts now predict that those entering the workforce today, will be in their mid-70s to early-80s before being able to draw their state pension. ...
Young and bereaved – and now facing cuts to crucial financial support image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 29th of January 2017 07:00:17 AM
....71 a month (£5,852 a year). This is paid until either the youngest child in the household no longer qualifies for child benefit (a maximum of 20 years), or the widowed parent moves in with a new partner, or reaches state pension age. ...
'There's a danger of a generation who can't afford to retire' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of January 2017 08:05:59 AM
....In addition, many will not receive the full state pension. 70,000 men and women who have fewer than 10 years’ national insurance contributions will receive no state pension at all under the new system, and the government says 63% of those reaching state pension age in 2016 to 2017 will receive less than the full rate. ...
Grandparents miss out on tax credits that could boost state pension image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 02:57:04 PM
....27 million working mothers with one or more children under 12 were relying on a grandparent to provide childcare. Of these mothers, around 230,000 were in their 20s, so in these cases the grandparents were likely to be below state pension age. ...
Grandparents missing out on tax credits that would boost their pensions image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 12:01:00 AM
....The credits were introduced from 2011, and someone may be entitled to receive them if they are a grandparent or other family member who cares for a child aged under 12, usually while the child's parent is working. Those eligible would be under state pension age when they cared for the child. ...
The new retirement: how an ageing population is transforming Britain image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 08:07:13 AM
.... That is equivalent to a 4p income tax rise for the working age population. How will Britain cope? Further increases in the state pension age, as the government is currently considering, will not be enough. ...
Rising retirement age means that smart saving is more important than ever image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 8th of January 2017 12:01:00 AM
....So what fate awaits them? . Almost two in five of today’s retirees were forced to stop working before they reached the state pension age, either because of ill-health, being physically unable to do their job, or redundancy, according to insurer Aegon UK. ...
Run the NHS and social care like John Lewis, says Frank Field image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 06:00:08 AM
.... Last year, spending on the NHS was £116bn. Field said changes to NI to make the system more progressive should include raising the lower earnings limit – the point at which employees start paying contributions – to the current income tax threshold; removing the upper earnings limit on contributions; and removing the exemption that means employees above the state pension age do not pay contributions, which would raise £6. ...
There are fairer ways to set the pension age – but politicians are ducking them | Ros Altmann image
....Younger generations are being told to prepare to wait even longer for their pensions, with former minister Steve Webb suggesting that the retirement age for a state pension will rise to 70. I can understand why some policymakers seeking to cut the costs of state support for pensioners are attracted to the idea of continually raising pension ages, but I believe this is potentially damaging to certain social groups. ...
State pension to rise by 2.5% in April 2017 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 12:01:33 AM
....2% by 2046. Without changes to the state pension age, which will mean from 2028 it can only be claimed at age 67, the cost would have been another 0. ...
'Basically a huge tax increase': readers on proposed pension age rise image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 02:30:32 PM
. Tens of millions of workers under the age of 55 could be affected by changes to pension age sooner than previously planned, according to a former minister. ...
Pension age may be about to rise again, says former minister image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 12:01:14 AM
. The government may be preparing to increase the official state pension age to 70 for millions of people currently in their 20s, a former minister has claimed. ...
Refusing child benefit payments could see new mums take a state pension hit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 12th of November 2016 07:00:42 AM
....Steve Webb, ex-pensions minister, said the women, currently totalling around 50,000 but with the number rising every year, may have lost out on more than half a billion pounds in state pension rights over the past three years as a result of a wider clampdown on entitlement to child benefit. Webb makes the claim in a new report published by mutual insurer Royal London, which concludes that urgent action needs to be taken to deal with this problem “before a whole generation of women reach pension age with incomplete pension records”. ...
State pension triple-lock should be scrapped, say MPs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 6th of November 2016 12:38:38 AM
.... . Simply increasing the state pension age risked further disadvantaging people who may already be worse off and have lower life expectancies. ...
REVEALED: Inflation and state pension top of fears for people fast approaching retirement image
.... . However, a review of the state pension age is being carried out, meaning more change is likely - although the Government has promised there will be at least 10 years notice of changes. ...
Mortgage lenders lift upper limits to help solve an age-old problem image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 17th of October 2016 08:39:31 AM
....The 2014 Mortgage Market Review required banks and building societies to be much stricter about who they lend to. “As a result, many restrict lending that runs over a certain age – meaning older borrowers have found themselves penalised when it comes to getting a mortgage post-state pension age,” says Anderson. ...
State pension: people who start working at 16 could get early access image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of October 2016 01:02:44 PM
....But Cridland stepped back from making firm proposals, instead raising a wide number of options for discussion ahead of final recommendations next spring. From April 2028, the state pension age will rise to 67, then increase again to 68 between 2044 and 2046. ...
Young could get early access to state pension image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 13th of October 2016 12:16:03 PM
....Other submissions include extra help for carers and the chance to take a lower state pension at a younger age. They have been highlighted in an interim government-commissioned review of the state pension age. ...
'Regret' over women's pension changes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of October 2016 03:00:59 PM
....Her predecessor as minister, Steve Webb, said it was "surprising that they were not given clearer information". Under the 1995 Pensions Act, the government decided that the pension ages of both men and women would be equalised by 2020. ...
Workers urged to boost state pension at 'bargain-basement' rates image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 8th of October 2016 03:51:00 PM
.... Around half a million workers who opted out of national insurance contributions (NIC) during the course of their career could benefit, according to estimates by the firm. Many of these people have a workplace pension that allows them them to retire at 60, but have not yet reached state pension age. ...
It’s a bargain state pension deal: put in £700, get £5,000 out image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 8th of October 2016 06:00:35 AM
.... This particularly relates to those entitled to draw their occupational pension at 60, but who won’t receive a state pension until they are 65 or 66. In simple terms, they can potentially cash in by paying heavily subsidised voluntary national insurance contributions for the years between the date when they retire and when they reach state pension age, says Webb, who is now director of policy at life and pensions company Royal London. ...
The untouchables? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 01:12:13 AM
....We generally think it is reasonable for governments to change rates of income tax and VAT even if we have made our choices on the assumption they will stay much the same. State pension ages are rising, and nobody seriously thinks you can increase them only with 50 years' notice to ensure nobody currently working will be affected. ...
£32,000 anybody? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of September 2016 06:33:25 PM
....Those currently under 40 - and therefore eligible for a Lisa - will need to be at least 57 before they are able to take money from their pension. This age will rise further as the state pension age also rises. ...
Illness forces 12% of workers to quit before pension age - TUC image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 4th of September 2016 11:26:09 PM
. Ill-health or disability is forcing one in eight people to stop working before they reach the state pension age, the TUC says. ...
The state pension top-up that no one seems to want image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 20th of August 2016 06:01:06 AM
.... It’s protected against inflation, and the top-ups can usually be inherited by your spouse or civil partner. Related: Women caught in pension age trap ‘are £40,000 out of pocket’. ...
Germans should work until 69, says central bank sparking fears Britain could follow  image
. The current state pension age in Germany is 65 and is set to rise to 67 by 2030 - but this is not old enough, according to the country's central bank. ...
Five minute guide to annual increases to state pensions image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 7th of August 2016 12:00:00 AM
....”. Currently the state pension age will rise to 66 for both men and women by 2020, and to 67 between 2026 and 2028, although that is now under review by Sir John Cridland. ...

Secret memo: older people should lose right to a guaranteed state pension that rises every year
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....”. Scrapping the triple lock could save the government more money than raising the state pension age so people work for longer before retirement, she added. ...

Number of pensioners with jobs trebles since 1980s, with 1 in 10 people aged over 65 in work
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....2million. Increases in the state pension age for women have contributed to the growing number of older people in employment, as thousands of women are working for longer. ...
Let people take state pension early or they'll risk missing it, says thinktank image
....In a research paper published on Wednesday, the thinktank claims such a move would enable up to 250,000 people to enjoy a much-needed retirement after decades of physically demanding, manual work – a retirement that many will be denied because they will die before they’re old enough to retire. Increases in average life expectancy have led successive governments to raise the state pension age to 67 by 2028 – for men and women. ...
Jobs boom for self-employed revives fears for workers' rights image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of July 2016 02:28:16 PM
....O’Grady said the government should invest in housebuilding and infrastructure projects such as the HS2 rail link to create secure full-time jobs and apprenticeships paying decent wages. In a report two years ago, the ONS said record levels of self-employment were caused by fewer people leaving self-employment and more people choosing to work for themselves after the state pension age of 65. ...
Growing number of people working beyond retirement age over pension worries  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of July 2016 08:37:00 AM
.... . The current state pension age 65 will increase to 66 for both men and women by October 2020 and will steadily rise to 67 between 2026-2028, with further rises thereafter. ...
PM Theresa May makes more ministerial changes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 15th of July 2016 09:45:51 PM
....She called for more help for women forced to work longer by the government's decision to raise their retirement age. "I am not convinced the government adequately addressed the hardship facing women who have had their state pension age increased at relatively short notice," she said. ...
Women caught in pension age trap ‘are £40,000 out of pocket’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 9th of July 2016 06:00:08 AM
. Older women are having to sell their homes, go without essentials and rely on their own elderly parents because of the unfair way changes to the state pension age have been made, according to Labour’s Frank Field. ...
'Pensions' delicate balance' post Brexit vote image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 1st of July 2016 09:00:01 PM
....". Ms Altmann also repeated her position, following protests and a meeting this week with the campaign group Women Against State Pension Inequality (Waspi), regarding women's state pension age. ...
Personal finances post Brexit: Keep calm and carry on until Britain settles down image
.... One benefit of leaving the EU is that our pensions industry will now avoid the wall of EU red tape that was heading its way, which Professor David Blake, director of the Pensions Institute at the Cass Business School, warned could cost an astonishing £500billion. While British governments have worked hard to combat the financial burden of our ageing population by hiking the state pension age, few EU countries have done the same. ...
Pension savers told 'DON'T PANIC' amid market carnage but follow THESE key steps image
...."The State Pension is expensive, costing around £90 billion a year; it is a very big slice of the DWP budget so any changes to the state pension could involve substantial savings. He added: "We could also see a more rapid increase in state pension ages. ...
More than 100,000 to be told they don't qualify for state pension: Are YOU affected? image
.... But an inquiry by the Commons Work and Pensions Committee found that just weeks before its introduction many people were left "unprepared and confused". The Government has now agreed to write to the more than 100,0000 people who don't have at least 10 qualifying years of national insurance (NI) contributions at their state pension age and therefore have no entitlement,. ...
Pensioner's slip filling in tax form rips a hole in his annuity payments image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of June 2016 06:14:00 PM
.... . “That would have increased the total amount payable in the early years, with a subsequent reduction once state pension age has been reached,” warns Cracknell. ...
Britain heading for 'retirement time bomb as savers splash out on holidays and new cars' image
. The state pension age is being pushed further and further back, while companies are scaling back schemes amid huge deficits. ...
We need 'later homes' for older people, not just starter homes for the young image
....We want our housing minister to take the lead in securing support across government to boost output of housebuilding for older people. We recommend stamp duty exemption for those over pension age who right-size. ...
Six million workers saving for first time: You’ve got to roll with company pensions image
....The scheme started rolling out in October 2012, as the Government made it compulsory for larger employers who did not already offer a pension to enrol staff. It applies to UK workers aged 22 to the state pension age, and earn more than £10,000 a year. ...
Working till you drop: Five-minute guide to the chaining face of retirement image
....This may baffle those who cannot wait to retire, but it will be music to the ears of politicians who want us to work for longer and longer. The state pension age for women is steadily rising under EU sex discrimination laws and will hit 65 by 2018 to bring it in line with men. ...
Halifax raises mortgage borrowing age limit to 80 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 5th of May 2016 11:26:58 PM
....However, Halifax says that any borrowing beyond retirement age will require proof of retirement income. Workers are no longer compelled to retire at the age of 65 and the state pension age will rise to 67 for both men and women between 2026 and 2028. ...
Much like the Queen, we're all going to be working a lot longer image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 24th of April 2016 12:56:11 PM
....For a start, it means that people are going to have to work longer – a lot longer, in fact. The government has already raised the state pension age, and employment growth since the global recession of 2008 has been fastest among the over 65s. ...
Much like the Queen, we're all going to be working a lot longer image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 24th of April 2016 12:56:11 PM
....For a start, it means that people are going to have to work longer – a lot longer, in fact. The government has already raised the state pension age, and employment growth since the global recession of 2008 has been fastest among the over 65s. ...
Hidden charges gobble up our pensions image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of April 2016 12:01:00 AM
....Vella crunched numbers for the Daily Express to show that a 40-year-old with £40,000 in a personal pension charging 1. 5 per cent a year would have £52,328 by age 67, when they reach the state pension age. ...
Hidden charges gobble up our pensions image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of April 2016 12:01:00 AM
....Vella crunched numbers for the Daily Express to show that a 40-year-old with £40,000 in a personal pension charging 1. 5 per cent a year would have £52,328 by age 67, when they reach the state pension age. ...
2016 tax year: what you need to know image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 6th of April 2016 06:00:30 AM
....Related: New pension rules will see 6 million workers lose up to £37 a month. Anyone reaching state pension age from Wednesday will qualify for the government’s new single flat rate payment, which offers up to £155. ...
First day of new state pension system image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of April 2016 11:03:49 PM
...."We estimate that women will gain on average £5. 20 per week in additional state pension income at the state pension age, and those who have been self-employed for at least 10 years will gain an average of £7. ...
More men opt to work part-time, study shows image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of April 2016 11:01:21 PM
.... The men in professional or managerial roles now want to spend more time focusing on family life while the women in similar roles are becoming more career-driven. Despite the projected increase in men working part-time, overall the female labour force is expected to expand faster, reflecting the growing number of women entering the workforceand the rising pension age for women. ...
The New State Pension: Winners and Losers revealed image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of April 2016 04:23:00 PM
.... At first glance, the new system appears to offer a better deal, but it's not that simple. In fact, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found that less than one in five people reaching state pension age over the next four years will get this exact amount of £155. ...
New state pension: How much will you get?  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of April 2016 03:44:00 PM
....In order to receive the full amount you must have paid at least 35 years of NI contributions. Everyone who reaches the state pension age after Wednesday April 6 2016 is eligible for the new state pension. ...
Public 'confused' over pension changes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 2nd of April 2016 02:02:35 AM
....Which? found that 68% of the 50 to 64-year-olds they surveyed were aware changes are coming in - rising to 80% of those aged between 60 and 64. But 44% said they did not know what the full rate will be and only one in five knew the state pension age will be 65 for both men and women by the end of 2018. ...
'You're treated like a dinosaur because you don't tweet': what it's like being an older worker image
.... I feel that the knowledge and experience gathered over many years of practical work is no longer valid. Because of the changes in pension age brought in 2011, I cannot retire until I am in my mid-sixties and am locked into finding work where my hard earned skills, it seems, are no longer needed or wanted. ...
Here comes a tax rise that dare not speak its name | David Brindle image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of March 2016 11:30:25 AM
.... In a new report looking at one complicated aspect of the pension reforms – how they will impact on the guaranteed minimum pensions of people contracted out of Serps between 1978 and 1997 – it concludes that “some people are likely to lose out and they have not been able to find the information they need”. The Department for Work and Pensions knows from its modelling that 50,000 people reaching state pension age in 2016-17 are likely to be worse off as a result of the changes, the NAO says. ...
New pension rules will see 6 million workers lose up to £37 a month image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of March 2016 06:34:45 PM
....The move is linked to the introduction next month of a new flat-rate state pension, which will replace what the government said was a “mindblowingly complicated” existing system. Those reaching state pension age on or after 6 April 2016 will get the new regular payment, which has been set at £155. ...
City News: Pensions, Brexit and Easter eggs, online dating, Sunday papers image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 27th of March 2016 09:31:00 PM
....The Government has “managed to muddle” its communications about the reforms “to the point where neither the winners nor losers yet know who they are”, MPs said. Just 13 per cent of people reaching state pension age in the first year of the overhauled system will receive the new flat rate. ...
'Too few' understand new state pension image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 27th of March 2016 12:14:24 AM
.... . "People with high-value GMPs who reach state pension age soon after April 2016 stand to lose the greatest amounts," said the committee report. ...
MPs criticise DWP for confusion over April state pension changes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 27th of March 2016 12:01:01 AM
....The new state pension will replace what the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has called a “mindblowingly complicated” existing system. Those reaching state pension age on or after 6 April 2016 will get the new regular payment, which has been set at £155. ...
What the 2016 budget means for you, plus a home that raises the bar image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of March 2016 03:10:10 PM
....Low-paid workers report sharp rise in ‘wage theft’. Women hit by pension age changes ‘may retire earlier for reduced pay’. ...
Women hit by pension age changes should access payouts earlier, say MPs image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of March 2016 03:56:00 PM
. The official state pension age for women is being pushed back in line with men, moving from 62 this year to reach 65 by November 2018 and 66 by 2020. ...
'Give women early pension access' - MPs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of March 2016 04:31:48 AM
....The government should consider giving some women early access to their state pension if they accept lower weekly payments, a committee of MPs has said. The proposal would apply to thousands of women who argue they were not given enough warning that the pension age was being increased from 60 to 66 by 2020. ...
Women hit by pension age changes 'may retire earlier for reduced pay' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of March 2016 12:01:01 AM
....Women in their 50s who were given little notice that they would have to work longer before retirement could be offered a chance to give up work earlier with a reduced pension, a committee of MPs has said. The suggestion for government action comes after several hundred thousand women born in the 1950s had their retirement plans set back by state pension age increases. ...
'My plumber is only 50 and his knees are gone': how long could you work for? image
. With the news that the state pension age could rise to 75 we wondered whether you would still be able to do your current job at that age. ...

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