France’s prime minister has said the full retirement age will be increased for the country’s youngest, but offered concessions in an ill-fated effort to calm a nationwide protest against pension reforms that critics say will erode the nation’s way of life.
People educated to degree level could be more at risk of falling for a pension scam than those who have not been to university, research from regulators has found.
A new set of “retirement living standards” to help people set savings goals for later life, by giving them a clearer idea of how much cash they might need, has been launched.
Only one in eight people have asked where their pension is invested, a survey has found.
Prudential call handlers were offered prizes of spa breaks or weekend holidays as sales incentives, according to the City regulator, which has fined it nearly £24 million for not treating some annuity customers fairly.
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Staff at Aberdeen International Airport will take industrial action later this month following an announcement from Unite the union.
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A group of women protesting problems with their pensions said they were left “disgusted” after a Scottish Conservative conference attendee allegedly told them they should be dead by now, before laughing and blowing kisses at them.
Staff at Aberdeen International Airport have voted in favour of strike action over a pay claim for 2019 and following proposals to close the final salary pension scheme.
Research shows UK consumers are increasingly accessing pension drawdown – a way of taking money out of your pension to live on in retirement – without taking advice.
Anyone in the UK aged 55 or over and with a defined contribution pension scheme has, since 2015, been able to access their entire retirement savings and, in short, do what they want with it.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has launched a major new consultation designed to help people define and meet their retirement goals.
Highland Council is facing fresh calls to ban its pension fund from investing in tobacco after it emerged that its stake in the deadly industry increased last year.
An RAF widow who found new love has lost out on pension payments because of "ridiculous" government regulations.
Alex Salmond has decided to donate his first minister's pension to a charitable trust which helps young people in the north-east.
It has not been a good month for small business. For 16 years, firms across the UK have been following regulations in good faith, only to be told last week that they should have been including overtime in holiday pay.