Pension fury as woman asked to PAY to access her funds amid battle with DWP minister

PENSION advice is costing one woman in Norwich more than £2,000 before she can access her funds which sparked a furious showdown in Commons as minister Guy Opperman said pensioners can’t withdraw without receiving advice from an independent financial advisor.

Retirement and me: Woman, 61, reveals struggle to find work amid state pension age changes

RETIREMENT AND ME is the series which looks at how people are spending their time and money as they approach and enter retirement. This week, a woman has revealed her struggle to find work after she was left facing redundancy amid the state pension age changes.