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MPs suggest introducing web blocking to tackle suicide rates in UK

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: Cost/benefit

"Of course, raising the pension age further will have some of the same effects."

The pension age was set at 65 because few tax-payers lived past 70. That's why we have the pension deficit in the first place and why the pension age is being raised everywhere. I'm surprised it's takes this long to see that and start raising the pension age. The baby boomers masked the problem, but now we are reaching pension age.

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