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Pension values 'at risk' if retail price index is changed

The Office for National Statistics has opened a consultation into the way the Retail Price Index is worked out.

RPI is used to measure inflation and changes to it often affect pensions, train tickets and water bills.

David Piltz from actuarial firm Buck Consultants explained how the rate could have an impact on pensions to BBC Radio 5 live'sWake Up To Money.

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  • 08 Oct 2012
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