Retirement: Should you top up your State Pension?

Everything you need to know about deferring your State PensionFrom this week around seven million people have a unique opportunity to top up their State Pension and increase their retirement income for the rest of their life. What’s changing? Do you qualify? Should you take advantage of this opportunity? Read on and we will answer all of these questions and more. What’s changing? From next April the Government will introduce the flat rate State Pension, which for those who qualify will start at around £155 per week. However, anyone who has reached their State Retirement ...