Read this article explaining why the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is taking action over the ‘worryingly low’ number of people taking advice from the free Pension Wise service.
Pension cold calling was banned in 2019, so if you receive a call out of the blue, it’s a scam! Read the full story here.
Read this article about how the rise in state pension age will affect free bus pass eligibility.
As the state pension age rises, there are calls for a ‘Kickstart’ scheme similar to that for young workers. See this article.
Read this story about how the Prime Minister is insisting that the state pension triple-lock should stay.
Read this article explaining the government’s commitment to the Triple Lock but how some pensioners won’t get a rise.
Read this article explaining how some non-state pension schemes can reduce your state pension.
If someone has a partner and they have not married or entered into a civil partnership, read this article to find out what rights they have to their partner’s pensions when they die.
Read this story about guarding against stopping pension contributions.
Read this article explaining how your state pension can be increased by deferring the date when you start taking it.