Retirement: New report highlights the retirement savings gender gap

A new survey has shed fresh light on the extent to which people, especially women, rely on joint savings to help fund retirement. The Scottish Widows report, which is based on a survey of over 5,000 adults in the UK, found that less than 20% of women have enough savings to see them through retirement. This compares to a third of men, who say that independently of their partner, they have sufficient financial resources to fund retirement. Retiring soon? Our advisers ...