Are you one of a growing number of ‘Wearies’?

According to a new report a growing band of pensioners, dubbed ‘Wearies’ will be forced to work past their normal retirement age to supplement their falling pension and to help makes ends meet. The report commissioned by the pension provider Friends Life, and produced by the think tank Future Foundation, claims that a new generation of ‘Wearies’, working, entrepreneurial and active retirees, is being produced as a result of the current pensions crisis. If the report’s findings are true the traditional view of retirement will be shattered, replaced by a group of people forced to work to help make ends meet after ...