State pension age change fury as thousands to be 'plunged into poverty' with new increase

State pension age change fury as thousands to be 'plunged into poverty' with new increase

Martin Lewis warns pensioners missing out on money Employees aged 54 and under would be forced to delay quitting their jobs under plans floated by the Treasury. Chancellor Jeremy Hunt’s team has examined bringing forward a planned rise in the pensionable age 68 by more than a decade to save billions. Related articles But Age UK said making 50-somethings wait longer for their pension would leave many struggling to make ends meet in later life. Charity director Caroline Abrahams said: …