State pension age rises causing huge uncertainty for older workers
28 November 2018
Research involving Professor Sarah Vickerstaff uncovers numerous issues being caused by the rising state pension age.
The alignment of state pension ages for women and men – while in some senses a milestone for gender equality – has created very real difficulties for those whose who will now not receive their State Pension when they had originally expected to.
As a result many older workers, particularly women, are living increasingly precarious lives because they are being forced to remain working in physically demanding and sometimes insecure jobs.
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