Retirement lifestyle

More than half of retirees to stay in work

Friday, 19 February 2016 | News

Over half of people planning to retire this year are either working beyond their state pension age already, or plan to do so, according to Prudential’s Class of 2016 study.

Gold timers' enjoying the cost of no children

Monday, 08 February 2016 | News

Half of 60-something parents admit they love spending money on themselves now that the financial commitments of having children are behind them.

Parliament takes hard line on women’s state pension age increases

Tuesday, 02 February 2016 | News

On Monday afternoon (1 February), a debate on the state pension age changes and transitional arrangements for women born in the 1950s took place in an unusually packed Westminster Hall committee room.

A quarter of retirees worse off under new state pension system

Tuesday, 08 December 2015 | News

A quarter of people retiring between 2016 and 2030 will be worse off under the new state pension rules, according to estimates published today by the Department of Work and Pensions.

Get by on half your current income when you retire

Thursday, 26 November 2015 | Article

The company – which provides financial advice and education in the workplace – says that in some cases retirees will be able to achieve the same disposable income they had during their working life, even if their pension...

Autumn Statement 2015: state pension to see biggest real term increase for 15 years

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 | News

In Wednesday's Autumn Statement, chancellor George Osborne said the so-called triple lock on pensions will be retained for pensioners, which means they receive an extra £3.35 per week - a total £119.30 per week.

Millions more saving for retirement

Friday, 20 November 2015 | News

The number of workers saving in workplace pensions has risen by 70% since the introduction of auto enrolment in 2012, according to a new report from the Department of Work and Pensions.

How to find the right retirement adviser for you

Tuesday, 20 October 2015 | Article

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How to Retire in Style returns to newsstands

Thursday, 08 October 2015 | News

The third issue of How to Retire in Style is now on sale from all leading newsagents.

The majority of UK savers confused by pensions

Monday, 28 September 2015 | News

UK savers are totally confused by pensions and the best ways to save for their retirement, according to new research from Aberdeen Asset Management.