Income in retirement

Landmark court victory secures pension rights for same-sex couples

Friday, 14 July 2017 | News

A gay man has won a landmark court case that will force pension companies to treat same-sex married couples in the same way as members who are married to partners of the opposite sex.

Failure to shop around costs annuity buyers £4,000

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 | News

Failing to shop around for the best annuity is costing retirees an average of £4,000 over the course of their retirement, according to new research from the Pensions Policy Institute in association with LV=.

Read our 10 most popular stories from June 2017

Tuesday, 04 July 2017 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by checking our 10 most popular stories on in June 2017.

Gender pension gap stretches to £6,400 a year

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 | News

The average woman to retire this year will be doing so with £6,400 a year less in her pocket than the average man, according to Prudential.

Ask the Experts: Will I receive national insurance credits and will they boost my pension?

Monday, 26 June 2017 | Question and Answer

Yes, the information you’ve been given is correct. There is a little known automatic national insurance credit scheme in place, which applies only to men who were born before 6 October 1953.

Tories back down on plans to scrap pension triple lock and means test winter fuel payment changes

Monday, 26 June 2017 | News

The government has confirmed that both the state pension triple lock and the winter fuel allowance will be protected, despite proposals to the contrary in the

Inflation hits four-year high

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Inflation is continuing to rise, with the consumer prices index reaching a four-year high of 2.9% in May.

Setting care cap too high will stop us saving, say over 50s

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 | News

Over 50s are willing to pay towards the cost of social care, but if the government expects them to pay too much, it will discourage them from saving.

The Scottish National Party Manifesto: what it means for your finances

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 | News

The Scottish National Party has now published its manifesto for the 2017 General Election.

Three model portfolios for retirement income

Monday, 19 June 2017 | Article

It has certainly been a challenging few months for global markets.