The state pension age is the earliest you are able to claim your pension.
However, the age has been gradually rising over the years.
It recently has climbed from 65 to 68 for both men and women.
On the rise, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, David Gauke, said: “I want Britain to be the best country in the world in which to grow old, where everyone enjoys the dignity and security they deserve in retirement.
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