The government's new older workers' champion has floated the idea that employees in their 50s should be able to take gap years and then return to the workforce.
The suggestion received the backing of pensions minister Steve Webb who noted it could tie-in well with new pension freedoms. Speaking at her official introduction into the role, Ros Altmann said: "Why...
Life expectancy in the UK saw no improvement between 2015 and 2017 as the number of people aged over 90 hit a record high, latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
Self-administered pension funds spent £14bn on payments to pensioners in Q2 2018, but only received £11.4bn of contributions (net of refunds), latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has named the 17 members of its inaugural policy board after a competitive application process with 60 candidates.