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Bumper State Pension Boost On The Way For Expats

Expats lucky enough to have their state pension boosted by the UK government each year can expect a 4% rise - but thousands will...

Judges Throw Out State Pension Age Challenge From Women

A legal challenge to overturn the government’s decision to raise the state pension age for women was thrown out by the High Court in...

Spain Is Top Retirement Destination For British Expats

Brexit uncertainty has not impacted the favourite places for British expats to retire. A new poll asked more than 1,000 Brits over 50 considering a...

Plan To Retire At 75 Is Like Abolishing Retirement

A controversial study recommending that the state pension age is raised to 75 years old is tantamount to abolishing retirement, claims a pensioners’ group. Right-wing...

Pension jargon buster

Working out how much money you have for retirement is hard enough without having to navigate your way through a fog of baffling financial...

How Funding Retirement Has Changed For Baby Boomers

Baby boomers have significantly higher retirement incomes than pensioners of the same age would have expected 25 years ago, according to new research. The earnings...

Pensioners Have More Cash To Spend On Fun Than Ever

Big spending pensioners have more money than ever to splash on having fun, eating and drinking out, according to new research. They regularly fork out...

360,000 State Pension Forecasts Wrong, Admits Minister

Hundreds of thousands of retirement savers have planned their state pension spending based on the wrong figures, a red-faced minister has admitted. At least 360,000...

WASPI Women Take State Pension Row To High Court

Campaigners protesting about government handling of a change to the age when they receive a state pension have taken their fight to the High...

You Don’t Stop Paying Taxes When You Retire

If you think you stop paying taxes when you retire, then think again and be ready to see the tax man swipe a large...

Switzerland: Pensions And Retirement For Expats

Expats flock to Switzerland for the high standard of living and good wages - but few realise how the Swiss pension system will affect...

How To Top Up Your State Pension

If you have missed some vital years that mean your state pension is less than expected, don't despair because you can buy a top...

£3 Billion Bill To Uprate Expat State Pensions

In the ongoing Brexit uproar, the government has buried a fascinating document  detailing the costs of uprating frozen state pensions for more than 500,000...

90% Of Workers Daydream About Retirement

Retirement may seem like a distant dream for many workers, but nearly nine out of 10 idle their days away planning to give up...

The Best Time To Sort Out Your Retirement Income Is Now

Sorting out your pension so you know how much money you and your partner must live on in retirement is a crucial financial planning...

When Will I Get My Pension Cash?

If you are dreaming of giving up work at an early age, then think again unless you are sure you will have other income...

DWP Slams Door Shut On WASPI State Pension Complaints

Thousands of women protesting about changes to the state pension age have had their complaints closed by the Department of Work and Pensions. The DWP...

State Pension Ages Rise For Millions Of Baby Boomers

The UK state pension age has just gone up for millions of people born after December 5, 1953. The rise is the first of a...

Do You Make Risky Retirement Finance Decisions?

One in seven over 40s risk struggling with their finances during retirement, according to a new report. They are considered high risk because they do...

Rudd Takes Over As Pensions And Benefits Supremo

Tory Brexiteer Amber Rudd has taken over as the fourth Work and Pensions Secretary in just over two years. She inherits a chair left vacant...