State pension warning as 150,000 people fail to claim retirement boost worth £5,200 | Personal Finance | Finance
Applicants can rest assured income, savings or investments will not affect eligibility for Carer’s Credit.
So, how significant are these credits?
Quilter explains each annual credit missed could cost a person 1/35th of the value of the state pension.
This is around £260 per year or £5,200 over the course of a typical 20-year retirement, the firm added.