Pensions, savings and investments

Government crackdown on pension scams

21 Aug 17: Fraudsters face fines for coaxing savers to move pensions to fake schemes.

Workplace savings to fund ‘32% of retirement income’

10 Aug 17: People in the UK are expecting almost a third of their retirement income to come from workplace savings.

Private pensions boost retirees’ income

09 Aug 17: Private pensions helped retirees’ income nearly triple in real terms in the last 40 years.

Older women ‘worse off’ from state pension age change

02 Aug 17: Women aged between 60 and 62 are £32 per week poorer after pension age changes.

HMRC overtaxing savers on pension withdrawals

31 Jul 17: As many as 200,000 savers may have paid too much tax on one-off withdrawals.