retirement age

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    Single Scheme Pension - Do I need 47 years service to get full pension?

    Age:25 Salary: €50,000 approx Joined service in 2016 age 21. Just some background, I joined the civil service in 2016 and I'm now in a middle management role 4 years later. Over the last week or so I've been looking into the Single Public Service Pension Scheme (introduced in 2013). It would...
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    State Pension 67 in 2021, 68 in 2028

    I see noises in the news about the anger people feel about the increase in age for retirement with 67 becoming the age for receipt of state pension from 2021 and by 2028 to be 68 Is it at all likely these plans will be postponed : is there enough public opinion to sway the decision? I mention...
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    Retire at 65, 66, 67 or 68

    I have more than 10 years before I hit 65 I'm slightly annoyed that I won't qualify for state pension until age 68 And can't decide what age I should plan to retire at. First question, can I retire say 66 but wait until 68 to invoke pension? Would there be any advantage eg Continued growth of...