Pensions & retirement
Pensioners will be able to increase their weekly state pension by buying extra National insurance contributions between October 2015 and April 2016.
Cutting pension tax relief for additional and higher rate taxpayers is a tempting way to raise revenue, but the 2014 Budget seems unlikely to make big changes.
Pension providers will offer all customers impartial advice about buying annuities, as part of new regulations being introduced by the ABI.
An FCA review of the annuities market concludes that significant barriers prevent consumers from shopping around and switching to get the best deal.
A new retirement survey from Prudential shows many of those due to retire this year are prepared to work past the State Pension Age. Are you ready to retire?
Workers could see a significant boost to their retirement incomes thanks to a dramatic overhaul of the pensions system.
Pensions Minister, Steve Webb, today announced that government plans to cap auto-enrolment pension scheme charges from April 2014 will be postponed by a year.
There’s been a lot of talk about pensions in the news recently, covering the state pension, pension charges and the possibility of more flexible annuities for retired people.
The Prime Minister has said that the basic state pension will continue to rise by at least 2.5% a year if the Conservatives get re-elected.