retirement age


This is hard-working America at its absolute best

Michael Cook | 29 March 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: elderly, Elderly, retirement age, United States, work, Work
94-year-old Loraine Mauer is still serving customers


Is workplace flexibility the answer for the family and ageing alike?

Shannon Roberts | 17 May 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, Netherlands, parenting, retirement age, work-life balance


Demographic outlook will push French unemployment rate down

Marcus Roberts | 15 May 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Baby boomers, employment, France, retirement age


Retirement a distant dream for some

Shannon Roberts | 14 January 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: elderly, retirement age, Singapore


You can work past 65 if you want!

Sergei Scherbov and Warren Sanderson | 01 June 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, Australian politics, retirement age


Back to School for Aging Swedes

Shannon Roberts | 15 March 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: careers, retirement age, Sweden
Sweden, grappling with increasing longevity, is considering both raising the retirement age to 75 and a state education plan for people in their 50s. Will the future see us leaving school at 18 to return for re-training when we’re 50? No matter what the solution, current welfare expectations can no longer be met if the retirement age (and mindset) remains as it is.


Ageing population? What ageing population?

Marcus Roberts | 07 June 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: France, Francois Hollande, retirement age
The new French president has lowered the retirement age to 60.


Recognition of the real population problem

Marcus Roberts | 18 April 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, pensions, retirement age, Telegraph
The Telegraph recognises that Britain is facing underpopulation and ageing, not overpopulation


Bulgaria: Another Demographic Timebomb

Marcus Roberts | 27 January 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Bulgaria, population aging, population decline, retirement age, United Nations
Bulgaria's future is looking bleak as its population is declining and growing older.


When do we get old?

Marcus Roberts | 03 January 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: old age, retirement age
A new survey in the USA discusses when people think one is old.


67 - Time to Retire?

Marcus Roberts | 31 October 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: New Zealand, pension, retirement age, superannuation
The New Zealand opposition party has announced plans to raise the pension age to 67 by 2033.


A new life expectancy of 120?

Shannon Buckley | 01 August 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: pension plans, retirement age, saving, United Kingdom
The pension problem in the United Kingdom, and indeed the rest of the world, is not going away A report from the independent Workplace Retirement Income Commission released today warns that, shockingly, almost three quarters of private sector staff in the United Kingdom will be unable to adequately exist when they retire due to a low level of savings and the complex, costly and inefficient pensions system.


The Future of Two Economic Powerhouses

Marcus Roberts | 08 July 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing, China, Germany, one-child policy, retirement age
Worrying signs for the future of Germany and China.


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