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State Pension To Rise – And This Is What You Get

The state pension rises by up to £343 a year from April 6, but not everyone gets the extra cash. The amount paid depends on...

Retirement Goal Posts Set To Move Again For Millions Of Workers

The government is about to move the retirement goal posts again to leave millions working up to two years longer before they can draw...

How Much Cash Will You Need To Survive Retirement?

How much money you need to last until you die has always been a difficult topic to unravel. No one knows when they will die...

How Does Your UK Retirement Cash Compare With Other Countries?

As a British pensioner you can expect an average income that compares poorly with the amount retirees from other countries have to spend, according...

Women’s State Pension Protest Goes Back To Court

Women born in the 1950s angry about state pension changes have won the right to appeal a legal challenge defeat in the High Court. Protest...

Claiming The Winter Fuel Payment As An Expat

Winter is coming and the first signs of the big chill are already being felt in the UK and across much of Europe. The coldest...

WASPI Women Take State Pension Protest Back To Court

State pension changes for women have provoked an angry backlash as the government refuses to change course on the measure. Now, a group of protestors...

Mps Back Expat Battle Against State Pension Injustice

British expats have enlisted the help of 40 British MPs to help their campaign against state pension injustice. The cross-party group of lawmakers have signed...

British Expats In Europe Struggle To Pay Their Bills

Retired British expats living in the European Union are struggling to pay their bills rather than basking in sunshine and living a life of...

Uncertain Pension Savers May Not Have Enough Retirement Cash

Almost half of pension savers on the way to retirement are uncertain that they have enough money to fund a comfortable lifestyle when they...

State Pension Loophole Boosts Women’s Retirement Income

Thousands of retired women can boost their state pensions by exploiting a little known loophole that dates to the 1940s. Written into state pension rules...

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...