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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

Over 50s contribution to the job market continues to rise steadily

16 March 2016, 00:00
Over the past five years, the total number of people in employment in the UK has grown by 6.9%, with employment for the over 50s rising faster than for younger workers.

Saga comments on Commons Work and Pensions Committee interim report

15 March 2016, 00:00
Commenting on reports that the Commons Work and Pensions Committee interim report suggests that women could still retire before 66 in return for lower weekly pension payments, and the measures would be actuarially neutral, Paul Green, director of communications for retirement experts Saga said:

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