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Millions hope for lottery win to fund retirement

Millions of over-50s workers across the UK have failed to start making retirement plans, with some even hoping for a lottery win to secure future income.

Autumn Budget 2017: state pension to rise by 3%

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, today declined to make substantial changes to pensions in his Autumn Budget. Most significantly, he avoided tinkering with the tax relief system, contrary to widespread speculation...

Autumn Budget 2017: what you need to know

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has delivered his Autumn Budget speech detailing the government’s plans for our finances.  Little changed for pensioners and savers, but there was big...

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Pensions: divorced women missing out on £5 billion a year

Seven in 10 couples fail to discuss pension savings during a divorce – despite it being one of the largest assets in a settlement, new research shows. More than half...

Pensions dashboard: what we know so far

Which? is calling on the government to set out more detailed plans for the pensions dashboard. The online tool, which will help people track how much they have saved in...

Risk of savers neglecting pensions exposed by City watchdog

Only one in three people aged 45 to 54 say they have given ‘a great deal of thought’ to how they will manage in retirement, research from the City watchdog...

Ask an expert: ‘I’m about to hire my first employee. Do I need to offer them a pension?’

Every week, Which?’s money experts answer your financial queries. You can submit your questions to money-letters@which.co.uk, or via our Facebook or Twitter pages. Q. I’ve been running my own painting and...

Pension funds forced to disclose hidden costs

Firms managing money on behalf of workplace pensions will be required to tell scheme administrators how much they’ve spent trading assets, according to new rules published today by City watchdog...

Pension Awareness Week: tracking down my lost pension

The average person will hold about 11 jobs in their lifetime, while it’s estimated that four out of five people don’t know where at least one of their pension pots...

Retiring later: average Brit now working beyond state pension age

Both men and women are increasingly staying at work beyond the state pension age, official figures show – but how much do you need for a comfortable retirement? Data published...

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