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FT.com - Your Pension
- Elderly insolvencies rise despite overall decline
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:00:23 GMT
Lower pension and savings income, plus higher costs, have driven more pensioners into insolvency since the financial crisis
- Standard Life warns on pension cash
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:35:57 GMT
Pensions provider says new withdrawal alternative should not be default option for workplace schemes
- FOS finds in favour of mis-sold annuitant
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:41:57 GMT
Arbiter agrees insurer should have done more to ensure cancer diagnosis was reflected in better rate
- New pension lifetime allowance scheme opens
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:41:32 GMT
Savers can protect existing pension pots and still contribute to scheme using ?IP14?
BBC Business News
- Windows XP: Your upgrade experiences
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:19:16 GMT
Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system
- The students behind Nigeria's online jobs giant
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:11:03 GMT
The student entrepreneurs behind Nigeria's online jobs giant
- Saving America?s honeybees
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:06:13 GMT
Can America's honeybees be saved?
- VIDEO: From slow summer to massive start-up
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:59:14 GMT
How three students took advantage of a strike by lecturers to create a massive online job site in Nigeria.
- NHS trust put into special measures
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:11:08 GMT
A hospital trust which runs five hospitals in Kent is put into special measures because of "serious failures" in patient safety.
- Infants' school meals free from today
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:04:07 GMT
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from today, as most schools re-open for the new term.
- Hospitals seeing more skin cancer
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:02:24 GMT
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show.
- VIDEO: The most future-proof profession?
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:01:16 GMT
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.