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This service is not affiliated with the Department of Work and Pensions or any government body. The Pension Tracing Service does not offer financial advice to our clients. However we can allocate you an Authorised and Regulated Pension Specialist. 

Copyright 2016 by Pension Tracing Service ® 

This service is not affiliated with the Department of Work and Pensions or any government body. The Pension Tracing Service does not offer financial advice to our clients. However we can allocate you an Authorised and Regulated Pension Specialist. 

Care in old age

Care in old age

The last century saw great improvements in life expectancy. A woman of 60 can expect on average to live another 23 years, and a man of 65 another 15 years.

However, the number of years we can expect to enjoy without serious long-term illness or disability, has remained remarkably stable at around 59 years for the average man and 62 years for the average woman. So, as we live longer, we can expect more health problems and, as you might expect, the older we get, the greater the likelihood of failing health. As we get older, many of us will be unable to cope on our own and will have to rely on others for help. However, care in old age can be extremely expensive so it’s important to plan ahead. In this section we look at:

The last century saw great improvements in life expectancy. A woman of 60 can expect on average to live another 23 years, and a man of 65 another 15 years.

However, the number of years we can expect to enjoy without serious long-term illness or disability, has remained remarkably stable at around 59 years for the average man and 62 years for the average woman. So, as we live longer, we can expect more health problems and, as you might expect, the older we get, the greater the likelihood of failing health. As we get older, many of us will be unable to cope on our own and will have to rely on others for help. However, care in old age can be extremely expensive so it’s important to plan ahead. In this section we look at:

Help me

Help me

my pensions

my pensions

Help from the state

Care plan

Long-term care

Nursing home fees

Help from the state

Care plan

Long-term care

Nursing home fees