Retirement and pension news

Keep up to date with the latest news about retirement and pensions and how changes could affect you.

Take the #357challenge

The New State Pension works out to a ‘wage’ of just £3.57 an hour. Could you live on that?

Retiring with confidence - it pays to be prepared

Annie Shaw, money expert and financial commentator, shares her views on the brand new Skipton Building Society Retirement Index and why it’s never too early to start planning for life ahead

Pensions liberation – a false freedom

Those looking to access their pension pots should beware liberation fraudsters, says financial writer Gill Wadsworth

All about the State Pension top up

If you reach State Pension Age before 6 April next year you could top up your pension by up to £25 a week – here are a few things to consider

Say goodbye to the State Pension?

Will your children and grandchildren be able to expect a State Pension of their own? Andrew Sheen investigates

Generation ‘Why’ bother planning for retirement?

Over the next few weeks retiresavvy will be looking at how today’s 20 and 30-somethings are preparing for retirement – and the challenges they face.

Poll result – women and pensions

The rise in the State Pension Age is biggest issue of concern to women around retirement prospects, a poll of retiresavvy readers has found.


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