Parliamentary briefing prepared for MPs explaining the unfairness of planned state pension age rises and outlining fairer and better alternatives.
Ros wrote a blog for the Saga website explaining why thousands of women in their late fifties are hoping the Government will rethink its plans for sudden pension age rises.
Ros’ Saga website blog suggesting that the Government may finally be showing signs of some change of heart over its pension age plans.
Press Release highlighting the passionate debate but lamenting the narrow defeat of amendments in the House of Lords that would have alleviated the plight of 500,000 women facing increases in state pension age of more than one year.
Ros prepared a briefing for members of the House of Lords outlining the unfairnesses of the current proposals to increase women’s state pension age from 2016, in clear contravention of the Coalition Agreement and this does not give the women time to prepare.
Ros blog on Telegraph website explaining the unfairness of Government proposals to raise women’s state pension age and calling for a rethink.
Press Release exposing the fact that the Government’s own state pension age calculator has not been updated to reflect the latest proposed changes to women’s state pension age, thus potentially misleading millions of women.
Feature article published in Financial Adviser explaining why the latest round of pensions reforms designed to help women are more spin than substance and could be dangerous for some lower income women who fail to get advice.
Latest proposals to reform state pensions by allowing women to buy extra years of national insurance entitlements will allow more women to receive a full basic state pension, but there are many hidden dangers to beware of.
Briefing for members of House of Lords on need for reform of women’s pensions and proposals in Second Reading of 2008 Pensions Bill in House of Lords.