The triple lock has significantly improved the lot of those in receipt of state pension, but an aging population has forced the government to push back the age from which we can expect to receive that pension. Women in particular feel extremely aggrieved about how their state pension entitlement has been eroded.
How can we plan for a comfortable retirement with the cost of everything constantly increasing? The impossible balance is between surviving today and saving for tomorrow.
Auto enrolment pension contributions rise in April how will people cope? This week Simon returns to the subject of planning retirement.