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You can now top up your State Pension

You can now top up your State Pension

With effect from 12th October this year a new Government scheme will allow those approaching or in receipt of the State Pension to top up the weekly payment by as much as £25. To be known as Class 3A ...
Work on and live with purpose

Work on and live with purpose

The good news – we’re living longer. The challenge – we haven’t updated the way we think about our working careers and ‘retirement’. You simply can’t finance a 30 year retirement with a 40 year workin ...
Why are British people retiring later?

Why are British people retiring later?

We have one of the highest official retirement ages in the world. Many Britons work past the state pension age, giving us one of the highest effective retirement ages too, and it’s easy to see w ...