Category: Pensions

WASPI Women vindicated!

Elizabeth Stanley

Q: What’s purple and doesn’t go away? A: Women Against State Pension Injustice (WASPI). Across the country, women who were born in the 1950s are celebrating a moral victory. In July the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) ruled that it was maladministration when they were not given adequate notice that their State Pension Age […]

Hands off my Pension!

Sue Wilson MBE

British pensioners are worried about their income. For those reliant solely on the state pension, it can be a struggle to survive on what is the “world’s third worst” pension, and the lowest rate across Europe. According to data from Investing Reviews, the UK state pension is a mere 28.5% of pre-retirement earnings – less […]