Women & retirement reports

Looking at the unique challenges women face as they plan for retirement


2020 Women & retirement report

In what has been an unprecedented year for all of us, we look at how women feel about their future retirement prospects and we examine the progress that has been made in the last 16 years of Scottish Widows' Women and Retirement reports.

The gender pension gap has closed to just 1% - the narrowest on record - as more women (59%) are putting enough money aside for a comfortable retirement. But despite this progress women are still saving £1,300 a year less than men, and face additional challenges in the face of the pandemic.

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