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What does 2019 have in store for pensions? Tax relief changes, state pension rise and more
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How to pay less tax: pensioners
With the country in the grip of austerity measures, you can be sure that most of us will see our tax bills continue to rise in…
"Privileged" pensioners should have benefits cut
Older people should be made to share the burden of the spending cuts, according to a report from the Institute of Economic…
FSA fines two firms for pension switching
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has levied fines totalling £143,500 on two firms which failed to check the suitability…
Are you ready for pension tax changes?
The personal pensions landscape is about to undergo a serious makeover.In October 2010, secretary to the Treasury
Retirement age scrapped: What does it mean for you?
The default retirement age of 65 will be scrapped from October this year, the government has announced. It means…
Should all pensioners receive universal benefits?
My grandfather was a successful businessman. Although I don't remember him well, I have pictures of us together, me in a…
Five-minute guide to picking the perfect annuity
With many of us now living well into our eighties, if not longer, choosing the best way to take an income from your pension is…
Where next for annuity rates?
Annuity rates have dropped to an all-time low and are expected to continue falling for the next five years.The…
Your pension questions answered
Less than half of women save enough for retirement - just 47% compared to 59% of all men, compared to a recent Scottish Widows…
Compulsory annuity rule scrapped
The obligation to buy an annuity at age 75 or face an enormous tax bill will be removed from April next year, Chancellor…
Is a pension the best option for your retirement savings?
Politicians of all colours, regulators, insurance companies and financial advisers all agree on one thing: we need to save…
Squeeze more income from your pension
If you're coming up to retirement age and have been wondering how you'll fund the next 25 years on your shrunken and battle…