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Savings

Tapered allowance threshold set to rise

High earners poised for pensions boost.

Workplace pension participation levels hits new high

Participation rate increased 30% over eight years.

'Steady decline' in self-employed savers

Active savers’ rate falls 12% in ten years.

Families miss out on £2,000 in tax-free childcare

Only 172,000 parents claim the support.

‘Most workers are unsure of pension pot value’

Knowledge levels higher in under-55 workers.

Bank of England holds interest rate

MPC votes to keep bank rate at 0.75%.

Pension exclusion ‘sees under-22s miss out on £18,000’

Report demands auto-enrolment age to be lowered.

Over-55s reveal target for retirement

More than £100,000 needed for a comfortable retirement.

11,000 retirees to lose £3,500 from state pension

Adult dependency increase payments stop in April.

Lifetime ISA withdrawal penalties surpass £9m

FOI request shows the extent of 25% government charge.