Measures to accelerate the equalisation of the state pension age have been slammed after amendments to the Pensions Bill to ease their impact were defeated in the Lords.
Saga director-general, Ros Altmann described the news as a "cruel blow for women in their mid to late fifties", a cohort she said the government had treated with disdain. "Saga has been inundated with...
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Laytons partner Jennie Kreser speaks of her concerns over pension outcomes.
Guy Opperman has indicated his support for a fresh pensions commission as the government seeks to understand how to progress pensions policy in a wide range of areas.
Auto-enrolment (AE) minimum contribution rates could rise to 12% by 2030, with a 50/50 split between employer and employee, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) says.