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For everything from money & financial to over 50's lifestyle, you'll find all our news stories here.

The secret's out!

11 April 2016, 01:00
• Experience traditional Spain with Saga from only £319 a week
• Stay in a waterfront hotel
• Book between October 31 - November 26, 2016 or January 2 - 24, 2017 and stay four weeks for the price of three

Later life parents left in debt

11 April 2016, 01:00
• One million over 50s are ‘second lifers’ – those who have second family later in life
• One in eight over 50s still have a mortgage
• Second-lifers have an average mortgage debt of more than £80,000
• One in 17 over 50s had their last child when they were 41 years or older

Brexit in the balance as Britains older voters become more Eurosceptic

11 April 2016, 01:00
• Nearly one in five still to make their mind up
• Nine out of ten over 50s plan to vote in the Referendum

One in four properties sold in 2015 above inheritance tax limit finds Saga Investment Services

06 April 2016, 01:00
• Properties sold for more than £325,000 have doubled since 2009
• 94% of properties sold in East Central London are over the inheritance tax ‘nil-rate band
• Just one in 10 individuals can correctly identify the IHT threshold for a single person, and a mere 4% for married couples and civil partners
• New ‘main residence’ allowance, introduced in April 2017, will benefit homeowners

Saga introduces its first river cruise exclusively for solo travellers

05 April 2016, 01:00
No-fly ‘Autumn Colours of the Rhine’ sailing from £999

Hire car help for intrepid over 50s travellers

04 April 2016, 01:00
• One in six over 50s going on holiday this year will hire a car
• People can now add hire car excess waiver insurance (HCEW) to their Saga Travel policy

Due to increased demand Saga introduces four new all-inclusive holidays to the islands of Rhodes and Corfu

04 April 2016, 01:00
• Seven nights from £471
• Free bar up to 12 hours a day
• Choice of regional flight departures

Fall in love with Bavaria

29 March 2016, 01:00
Fairytale castles, chocolate-box views and Eddie the Eagle movie magic!

Saga releases its latest inflation report for over 50s

22 March 2016, 00:00
Saga's latest inflation report shows that annual Consumer Price (CPI) inflation stood at 0.3% in February, unchanged from the previous month. Inflation therefore remains substantially below the Bank of England’s central target of 2.0%.

Over 50s struggling to make essential home repairs

21 March 2016, 00:00
• Roofs and heating are among the most common things that need repairing
• Around 66,000 over 50s will take out a loan to fix central heating
• 120,000 people in their 50s may use pension freedoms to pay for home repairs

New four-night Royal Douro Delights river cruise on Spirit of Chartwell

21 March 2016, 00:00
Internet exclusive: Sail on luxurious 'royal barge' through Douro Valley
All inclusive four-night river cruise

Saga Investment Services Budget reaction

16 March 2016, 00:00
Once again, this is a Budget for savers

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Lisa Harris

Head of Communications

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Deputy Head of Communications

01303 776504


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