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I am 68 years of age born in 1947. How, or will my state pension

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I am 68 years of age born in 1947. How, or will my state pension change in April 2016?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
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Thank you for your question.
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You pension will not change at all - you will continue to receive payment under the old scheme
https://www.gov.uk/state-pension/what-youll-get
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Clare
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Clare, thanks for your reply. I have been employed continually from the age of 16 to retiring at 65. Before I contact my MP can you confirm for me whether someone of similar circumstances as myself will receive a greater pension if retiring at 65 after 1 April 2016.
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.
It is more involved than thatAt the moment there are State Pensions: Additional Pensions: and Pension Credit - all of which you are eligible to apply forUnder the new scheme there will be one flat rate pensionhttp://www.ageuk.org.uk/money-matters/pensions/what-the-new-state-pension-reforms-mean-for-you/new-state-pensions-changes-explained/
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