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State pension to rise 2.5% from April
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2014 8:20 am 
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Pensioners will get a 2.5 per cent hike in their basic state pension from April to £115.95 a week - substantially more than either inflation or the average pay rises workers are getting.

Rises in the state pension are decided under the 'triple lock', which means that payouts always increase by whatever is the highest of inflation, average earnings or 2.5 per cent. Read more


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