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The government should encourage people to save more into pensions after life stages such as when children leave home and after mortgages and student loans are paid off, the IFS says.
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The government should encourage people to save more into pensions after life stages such as when children leave home and after mortgages and student loans are paid off, the IFS says.

The government should encourage people to save more into pensions after life stages such as when children leave home and after mortgages and student loans are paid off, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) says.

Research published today (10 March) - entitled ‘When should individuals save for retirement?' - in conjunction with the Nuffield Foundation said many employees also "experience earnings growth over...

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