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State Pensions

Campaigners raise £65,000 for legal challenge to women's state pension changes

WASPI may seek a judicial review on the legality of the changes

21 October 2016

MPs demand rethink of women's state pension changes

A parliamentary motion aiming to protect women who will be hit by changes to the state pension is passed by MPs

7 January 2016

Women's state pension changes petition smashes 100,000 signatures – and may now get second parliamentary debate

Petition on women's state pension changes smashes 100,000 signatures – and may now get second parliamentary debate

5 January 2016

MPs to debate women's state pension changes as 79,000 sign petition

Controversial changes to the state pension which will hit women aged 55-65 will be debated in Parliament in January

17 December 2015

Sign the petition to get MPs to debate women's state pension changes

A petition created by Women Against State Pension Inequality has gained more than 55,000 signatures

14 December 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: State pension rates confirmed

Osborne also revealed that those who leave the UK for more than four weeks at a time will no longer get pension credit

25 November 2015

State pension to rise by at least 2.5% next April

Today's inflation announcement means the basic state pension will rise by at least 2.5% next April

13 October 2015

Last chance to top up your state pension - Martin's 3-min 'should you do it?' briefing

On Monday, a scheme launches allowing millions of people to buy a top up to boost their pension by up to £25/week

9 October 2015

Got a nanny or carer? You may need to set up a pension for them

If you run a small business or employ a nanny or carer, you may need to start paying into a pension for them

1 June 2015

11 ways to beat new tax year changes: Act now and you can gain £1,000s

Massive changes are afoot both for the new tax year and many parts of the public sector change their prices then too

25 March 2015