Cridland calls for triple lock abolishment; State pension age could hit 70 by 2057

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John Cridland also rejected calls for flexible access
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John Cridland also rejected calls for flexible access

The government should scrap the state pension 'triple lock' and replace it with an earnings link, according to John Cridland's long-anticipated review.

The report, published 23 March, also argued the state pension age (SPA) should rise to 68 by 2039, and then could increase one year every decade in line with longevity expectations. This means the ...

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