Seniors on struggle street despite pension rise

Eileen Wood
Updated September 13 2022 - 12:12am, first published September 12 2022 - 5:00am
The September 20 pension rise still leaves many pensioners struggling to manage rampant inflation. Picture Daria Nipot/Shutterstock
The September 20 pension rise still leaves many pensioners struggling to manage rampant inflation. Picture Daria Nipot/Shutterstock

The single age pension will increase by $38.90 (including supplements) to $1026.50 per fortnight on September 20.

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Eileen Wood

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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