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Pensions & retirement

20 ways to boost your pension in 2019

Whether you've just started your pension planning or are looking to retire soon, we reveal 20 simple ways to boost your pension savings in the New Year.

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Historic day for state pension age as men and women equalise for first time

From today the state pension age equalises and both men and women have the same state pension age of 65. Find out what this means for your entitlement.

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Theresa May backs pension dashboard

The government has unveiled proposals to give millions of people their pension facts and figures via the so-called ‘pension dashboard’. A pension dashboard feasibility study was today published by the...

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State pension rates confirmed for 2019/20: how much will you get?

We take a look at how much the state pension will increase by from April 2019 and how this will affect how much cash you earn each week.

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Pensioners reclaim £334m after paying too much tax – does HMRC owe you money?

Savers who overpaid tax on their pension savings have reclaimed an average of £2,355 each - we explain why people are being overcharged, and how to make a claim

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State pension age increases: are you affected?

A month-long equalisation process has begun to make the state pension age 65 for both men and women. Find out why and if your entitlement is affected.

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Millions underestimating the true cost of care

Which? research reveals that millions of people are underestimating the true cost of care-home fees. Read how much people estimate care homes cost.

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budget

Autumn Budget 2018: State pension to rise by 2.6%

The state pension will rise by 2.6% in the 2019/20 tax year, today’s Budget confirmed, and pensions were spared from any dramatic cuts.  After much speculation that there would be...

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State pension to rise by up to £221 a year in 2019

September’s inflation figures reveal up to 13 million pensioners are set for a pay rise from 6 April 2019. Find out how much you will receive.

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Autumn Budget 2018: is pension tax relief being scrapped?

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, could cut pension tax relief to help fund the NHS in the Autumn Budget. Find out what this would mean for you.

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