Syndicate content

Savings

‘Pension freedoms age should increase’

ABI calls for age to rise from 55 to 57.

Savers fear retirement fund shortfall

Most savers question if they’re saving enough.

1 in 4 over-60s opt out of workplace pensions

Thousands thought to be missing out.

Expats get state pension uprating until 2023

New uprating agreement needs to be reached.

Parents become ‘one of the UK’s biggest mortgage lenders’

Total parental contributions soar to £6.3bn in 2019.

Help-to-buy ISA closing date approaches

234,074 properties bought through the scheme.

3 in 4 firms support auto-enrolment extension

Businesses say higher contributions will be needed in the future.

Most savers on course for retirement

Latest auto-enrolment increase is well received.

Over-65s face social care timebomb

ABI proposes tax exemptions to support self-funding.

Over-60s earnings income on the rise

Employment rates for older individuals ‘likely to continue rising’.