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The changing relationship between work and death risk

As we get older and our risk of dying increases, we are less likely to work.  How has that changed over time, and what could that mean for pensions or superannuation? 914 more words

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When to go and what you'll miss

When are you going to retire? Have you thought about it yet? And what will you miss the most?

First, the ‘when’. If I didn’t go now, when would I go? 1,257 more words


Healthy Workplaces for All Ages

The retirement age is increasing in many EU countries resulting in workers having longer working lives. By the year 2030 workers aged between 55 to 64 are expected to make up at least 30% of the workforce. 85 more words


Spotlight on Ireland: Working beyond 'retirement age' at @CIT_ie

Another in our occasional series where we focus on a particular age at work situation in another country. Today’s spotlight is on Ireland where there is a statutory retirement age (generally 65) for members of the public service.  303 more words

In The News

"For The Moment, The Ghost Of FDR Must Be Smiling": 2016 Is Turning Into A Historically Great Year For Social Security

Not that very long ago, Republicans were almost universally united in favor of a strategy of “entitlement reform” that included various benefit cuts — some overt, like changes in the formula for cost-of-living adjustments, and some indirect, like retirement-age increases — in Social Security. 473 more words

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70 years retirement age not signed into law, says LASU VC

LASU’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Adigun Fagbohun, clarified the issue, says there is no case of trying to force professors out. 312 more words


Is 81 the new 65?

For young people joining the world of work today, a life of leisure is looking further off than ever.

A recent report by Royal London found that the average 22 year old – making the minimum statutory contribution – would need to work until the age of 77 to enjoy the kind of ‘gold standard’ pensions sixtysomethings are claiming today. 114 more words