Pensions to rise. How much will you get?

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Updated March 10 2024 - 11:12pm, first published March 9 2024 - 5:00am
The cost of living outstrips the pension increase in March 2024, which makes living compfortably "impossible" according to one pensioner. Pictures supplied.
The cost of living outstrips the pension increase in March 2024, which makes living compfortably "impossible" according to one pensioner. Pictures supplied.

Melbourne age pensioner Helen West*, described the recently announced indexed pension rise of less than $10 a week for a single person as a "rip-off".

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Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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