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New Research Profiles Private Pension Savers

Nearly half of all workers do not have any private pension savings, according to new data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS). The study...

Call To Give Self-Employed Easier Pension Rights

Self-employed workers should have easier access to their pension cash than other workers, according to a think tank report. Allowing them some of the money...

Millions Of Workers Face A Bleak Retirement

Retirement may be a thing of the past for millions of workers, according to a new survey. More than a third of workers – that’s...

BT Toppled As Britain’s Biggest Pension Fund

BT has lost pole position as Britain’s biggest pension scheme – but the new top dog admits difficult times ahead as administrators struggle with...

Friends, Sex And Health Make Retired People Happy

Everyone wants to be happy in retirement – but what are the things that bring some cheer to your life once you hit 65...

Financial Problems Force More Pensioners To Go Bust

More pensioners are going bust because of low annuity rates and poor interest on savings. Insolvencies among the over 65s have soared by more than...

Minister Ticks Off Countdown To New State Pension

The clock is ticking on the introduction of the new flat rate state pension – with less than 600 days to go until the...

Bid To Reunite Pension Savers With Missing Billions

Pension minister Steve Webb is continuing his assault on financial firms by looking at ways to unlock billions of pounds they hold because they...

Easy Access Pensions Will Aid Phased Retirement

Over 55s are more likely to slowly fade into retirement than suddenly give up work when they reach a specific age, according to new...

12m Saving Too Little For Comfortable Retirement

If you want a comfortable retirement income, then you will have to dig deeper into your pocket, warns pension minister Steve Webb. He pledges the...

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