1021-200 Is it worth paying voluntary contributions?
The value of voluntary contributions will depend on a contributor’s personal circumstances and attitude to investment return and risk.
With the basic state pension worth £125.95 per week in 2018–19 (£122.30 in 2017–18) subject to pro-rata reductions for years with inadequate contribution records, the arithmetic for a single person should be fairly straightforward on one level.
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