State pension choice.(GRANTS AND SERVICES NEWS)

From 6th April 2005, changes to the state pension have come into force. Anyone reaching state retirement age will have a choice to either claim the pension, or to continue working and receive an extra pension. The rules before 6th April 2005 allowed people to put off claiming for a maximum of five years.

With the New rules, people can delay claiming the pension for as long as they wish. …

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