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Pensions grab means poverty for 1950s women

Pensions grab means poverty for 1950s women

The new and much-vaunted flat-rate state pension is now with us, thanks to the latest round of pension reforms. However, the brunt of the changes has fallen upon some half a million women born in the ...
What does retirement look like in 2016?

What does retirement look like in 2016?

As we turn the corner into a new tax year, many of us will no doubt be weighing up the financial implications that come with it. Changes to the state pension in particular will have a significant impa ...
Hand to mouth

Hand to mouth

Pensioners will need to HALVE the cost of their living with the introduction of the New State Pension, according to research. An in-depth study found millions of Brits will be short of £165.05 per wee ...