News

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

Love is still alive among the over 50s

10 February 2016, 00:00
• One in 14 over 50s have renewed or are considering renewing their wedding vows
• On average people re-tie the knot after 30 years of marriage
• Over 50s spend around £1,000 renewing their vows

Celebrate the centenary of the US National Park Service on Saga’s 14 night tour of majestic landscapes

09 February 2016, 00:00
• Visit the Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore and Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park

Raise a glass to the Beauty of Bohemia ... and it's all-inclusive on Saga's river cruise

08 February 2016, 00:00
Sail along Elbe and Vltava and opt for a two-night stay in Prague

Treat your loved one to a Valentine's break and immerse yourselves in the "World's Greatest Love Songs"

04 February 2016, 00:00
• Celebrate with music from artists such as Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin

Older drivers happy to be re-tested

03 February 2016, 00:00
• Half of over 50s are happy to take a driving test at 70 years old
• Eight out of ten under 50s think drivers should be re-tested regularly as they get older
• One in three over 50s would like to take extra driving lessons
• Saga is offering some customers a free driving confidence course

CUBA!

02 February 2016, 00:00
• Five of the best ways to see Cuba with Saga
• Sail in for overnight stays during two ocean cruises
• Explore the island with a choice of two escorted tours
• Relax at beachfront resort - 22 nights’ all-inc from £1,829

Can't wait for the new series of Channel 4's Indian Summers? - Take your own unforgettable journey of discovery through Northern India with Saga

01 February 2016, 00:00
• Spend four nights in Shimla the once summer capital of the British in India
• Ride on the Kalka-Shimla Railway and recall the times of the British Empire

Saga welcomes news that carers will be exempt from benefit cap

27 January 2016, 00:00
This evening the DWP have tweeted that Carers in receipt of the Carers Allowance will be exempt from the benefit cap. Paul Green, director of communications for retirement specialists Saga commented:

A rare front row seat ... Watch the Isle of Wight 'Round the Island Race' from Saga Sapphire

26 January 2016, 00:00
• First Time Cruisers receive up to £200 discount*

Saga comments on The Equity Release Council's Q4 figures

25 January 2016, 00:00
Equity Release Council figures released today have revealed that homeowners over 55 unlocked a record amount of equity in their homes via drawdown lifetime mortgages in the final quarter of 2015.

Older viewers want new approach to BBC funding

25 January 2016, 00:00
Responding to reports that the BBC may be planning to ask over 75s to contribute towards their BBC licence fee, Paul Green, director of communications for retirement specialists Saga commented:

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey on Saga’s 17-night Grand Tour of China

25 January 2016, 00:00
* See the Terracotta Warriors
* Enjoy a 4-day cruise on the Yangtze
* Explore Beijing and Shanghai
* Visit the Great Wall
* Jump on a bullet train and visit the panda breeding centre in Chengdu

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Lisa Harris

Head of Communications

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Deputy Head of Communications

01303 776504


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