DB inflexibility stifling retirement saving prosperity

Hope William-Smith
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Defined benefit (DB) savers may be accumulating too much in pension savings too soon, taking away from other financial priorities and choices, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).

The IFS noted this as an "important downside" of DB arrangements in ‘When should individuals save for retirement?', published yesterday (10 March) in conjunction with the Nuffield Foundation. It...

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