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Broadcaster, Mr Anisiobi sat down with presenter Storm Huntley and others throughout a visitor panel discussing the Government therapy of UK pensioners. UK pensioners are at the moment going through monetary battle as reviews present Pensioners are 13,000 worse off as a result of financial inflation. Mr Anisiobi claimed it was horrendous that the Government had left Britons on this monetary state, and blamed them utterly for the battle pensioners have been now going through. The broadcaster defined how pensioners had been contributing to Britain for years, and the way unfair it was that there was no money for them now, however there was for issues like observe and hint.

Ms Huntley mentioned: “You’re hearing these calls JJ, do you not start to think this is a big problem when you start to hear people who have been working before I was even born are not able to go to the dentist to get their teeth checked.

Mr Anisiobi told Jeremy Vine on 5: “Yeah it is horrendous! And that is the state our Government has left us in.

“They’re completely the ones to blame for this, completely.

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Mr Ansisobi: “And I do know there’s not many in every single place however as I mentioned earlier they discover the money once they need to.

“So for track and trace it was there, but for the pensioners the people who have been contributing to this country for years, there’s no cash for them.

“Absolutely ridiculous!”

Mr Ansisobi is not alone when it comes to the outrage expressed about how pensioners in the UK are currently being treated.

Some of the most vulnerable in society are now having to face extreme poverty.

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Head of Pensions and Savings at interactive investor, Becky O’Connor said:

“Hundreds of thousands of newly retired people every year must try to predict what they are likely to spend when they retire. 

“As many will choose income drawdown over an annuity, second guessing what they are likely to need to spend on is almost a full-time occupation.

“There’s a risk people assume they won’t spend as much as they enter their seventies and eighties, which turns out to be false.”

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Ms O’Connor added: “If people end up spending more than they expected as they age.

“There is an opportunity they might exhaust their pension pots too quickly.

“These findings counsel that individuals ought to err on the aspect of warning and plan as if they may all the time want the identical quantity of earnings every year.

“Rather than that spending will go down dramatically, taking into consideration rises within the state pension they may obtain over time.”

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