People will face “financial cliff edge” if pension age increases

first_img Facebook People will face “financial cliff edge” if pension age increases Twitter Facebook Google+ By News Highland – January 23, 2020 Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Twitter SIPTU is warning thousands of people will be left facing a financial “cliff edge” if the government increases the pension age.Under the proposal, the pension age will increase from 66 to 67 in 2021, and then to 68 in 2028.The union is today launching its new STOP 67 campaign – calling for the decision to be reversed.Frank Connelly from SIPTU says the whole thing has been badly thought out and will hurt people if it goes ahead:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/pensiogfhygfhgfhgfn7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsAppcenter_img WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Previous articleCrashes lead to calls for safety audit on busy Lifford routeNext articleCouncil says it has no jurisdiction over private rights of way News Highland Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more