Department for Work and Pensions
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Pension Credit: claim by 5 March to secure extra £299 cost of living payment
Features An estimated 880,000 pensioners are missing out on Pension Credit, worth around £3,900 a year. We explain who is eligible (you may be surprised) and how claiming it by 5 March could unlock an extra £299 payment.
State pension underpayments: HMRC contacts thousands of women over £1.3bn missing payments
News An estimated 210,000 women have missed out on state pension payments due to government errors. HMRC has started sending out letters to those affected - we explain who will receive one, and what to do if you think you're owed money but don't get a letter.
By Nicole García Mérida Last updatedNews
The 1% pension rule: can it help close the pensions gap?
Advice Contributing an extra 1% into a pension could fill the gaps from a career break
By Marc Shoffman PublishedAdvice