Osborne hits back at 'grey-vote Budget' claims

George Osborne has dismissed claims that his Budget was aimed at the "grey vote" following headline measure that appealed directly to pensioners.

In an interview on Daybreak, the chancellor said measures for savers are for people of all ages "thinking about their future".

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Warning over 'burden' of reformed pensions

The Treasury has dismissed warnings that pensioners could be left at greater risk from 'poor decisions' following the major reforms to retirement savings announced in yesterday's Budget.