'Bargain rate' pension boosts could be open to 500,000 public sector workers
More than half a million workers retiring before state pension age will have the chance to boost their pension at "bargain rates" over the coming five years, according to analysis.
Royal London found hundreds of thousands of teachers, nurses, civil servants and local government workers could benefit from opportunities to boost their state pension.
They can do this by paying heavily subsidised voluntary national insurance (NI) contributions for the years between the date when they retire and the date when they reach state pension age.
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