Retirement planning

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Teachers’ pension scheme: female retirees receive 28% less than men
Research shows how career breaks, part-time working and time in lower-paid roles affect incomes

Hilary Osborne

16, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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UK state pension payment delays leave many in ‘dire financial straits’
Age UK calls DWP processing situation ‘totally unacceptable’, with some people waiting months

Georgina Quach

16, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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How to boost your pension savings at any stage of your career
No matter how old or young you are, now is a good time to secure a better retirement for yourself

Hilary Osborne

02, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Are retirement properties sound investments or inheritance headaches?
Options for such developments are increasing but Guardian Money hears they are not easy to sell

Rupert Jones and Hilary Osborne

18, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Gender pension gap: how women can boost their retirement pot
Women on average retire with less than half the income of men. We talk to three women keen to buck the trend and give six top tips

Harriet Meyer

31, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Over 50? It’s not too late to start saving in a pension
Many do not have enough in the pot, and Covid has added to the problem – but there are always options

Amanda Hall-Davis and Rupert Jones

05, Jun, 2021 @11:00 AM

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How retirement villages are becoming part of high street life in the UK
Developers snap up vacant retail and office sites in urban areas for apartment blocks for over-65s

Julia Kollewe

24, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘I had second thoughts’: the Gen Z-ers choosing not to have children
Research finds some young people are considering staying child-free so they can retire early

Amelia Hill

23, Apr, 2021 @11:03 AM

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‘I can’t sell mum’s retirement flat – and the charges are mounting up’
Averil Smith lost her mother to Covid, and a year on the pandemic has depressed the market for the home she lived in

Hilary Osborne

28, Mar, 2021 @8:00 AM

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'I can’t possibly afford it': how Covid has dashed retirement dreams
Thousands will reach the state pension age this year but many are reassessing the future

Harriet Meyer

13, Mar, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Young women 'must work 40 years longer than men' to plug £100k pension gap
Pension savings shortfall tops £100k because women earn less, often work part-time and take time off for family, study shows

Shane Hickey

08, Mar, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Many Generation Xers in UK face financial hardship in retirement
Volatile incomes, debts and insufficient savings pile pressure on 40- to 55-year-olds, study shows

Amelia Hill

02, Mar, 2021 @12:02 PM

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