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Generous grandparents spending £1.4bn on grandchildren this Christmas

15 November 2016, 00:00
• Grandparents typically buy two presents per grandchild

• Almost half of Christmas present spending is on a credit card







Saga welcomes increase in upper age limit for jurors

14 November 2016, 00:00
Commenting on the increase in upper age limit for jurors, Paul Green director of communications at Saga said:






NEW: Travel 'Route 66' America's most iconic road from Chicago to Los Angeles with Saga

14 November 2016, 00:00

  • Visit nine states in 17 days travelling 2400 miles on this epic adventure

  • Fourteen included excursions and visits with a river cruise along the Mississippi, a stop at the Grand Canyon and a visit to the Las Vegas Strip

Prime Minister May holding sway with older voters

09 November 2016, 00:00



  • Two thirds of over 50s voters are satisfied with the job the PM is doing

  • More than half of Labour voters prefer May to Corbyn

NEW: Waltz into Vienna for a 3-night city break before joining a Danube river cruise to Budapest

08 November 2016, 00:00

Filia Rheni ll chartered exclusively for Saga guests


Lack of awareness among men and cancer symptoms

07 November 2016, 00:00

  • Women most likely to know the symptoms of bowel, lung and skin cancer

  • Four out of ten men don’t know the symptoms of prostate cancer

  • Women are the most likely to take action if they discover new lumps

Go island hopping in the blissful Balearics

07 November 2016, 00:00
Join Saga’s Balearic Island Adventure to hop, skip and jump from Ibiza to Majorca and Minorca.

Base Rate decline encourages over 50s to invest in cash alternatives for the first time

07 November 2016, 00:00
• One in five over 50s has never invested outside cash

• A third say they are looking to put more of their cash into investments, following the recent base rate reduction



Saga Comments On Equity Release Council Quarterly Figures

02 November 2016, 00:00
Commenting on the Equity Release Council's quarterly figures, Jeff Bromage from Saga Money said:

André Rieu concert river cruise sell-out prompts second sailing

01 November 2016, 00:00
Cabins on Saga’s river cruise which offers top seats for a thrilling André Rieu concert in Cologne, Germany, have been snapped up so quickly that another sailing has been released.

Festivals, Facebook and First Dates: The Changing Face of 50-Something Britain

25 October 2016, 01:00
• Six in ten over 50s are on Facebook and a quarter use WhatsApp
• One in eight over 50s have more sex now than they did in their twenties
• 12% of those in the free-spirited South West strip off for a bit of skinny dipping!
• Free digital edition of the new look Saga Magazine available at saga.co.uk/mag

Saga comments on governments decision to cancel plans for secondary annuity market

24 October 2016, 01:00
Commenting on the government’s decision to cancel plans for a secondary annuity market, Paul Green from Saga, said:

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