Pensions, savings and investments

New state pension commences

05 Apr 16

A new single-tier state pension will be introduced for those who reach their state pension age on or after 6 April 2016.

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Demand for cashing in pensions “settling down”

29 Mar 16

A year on from the introduction of pension freedoms in 2015, the demand for cashing in pensions pots has begun “settling down” according to data from the Association of British Insurers.

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Lifetime ISA may be unsuitable product for many

22 Mar 16

Chancellor George Osborne announced in his Budget statement a new lifetime ISA for people under the age of 40.

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Review into state pension retirement age

02 Mar 16

The government has launched a review into the retirement age for people aged under 55.

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Savers underestimating how much they need for retirement

29 Feb 16

8 out of 10 people are unaware of how much they need to save to achieve their target for retirement, according to research by Seven Investment Management.

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