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Sonel Mehta: Linking State Pension Age to Life Expectancy is unfair

With the government having announced an increase to State Pension Age (SPA) to 69, several things spring to mind. Less than four years ago, SPA for women was 60. It was meant to equalise to the male SPA of 65 in gradual steps between 2010 and 2020, which were steepened for equalisation to be achieved…