Good news for Hemel pensioners

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People retiring in Hertfordshire have the 
second-largest pension pots in the UK, according to new research.

The average pensioner has £87,882 in Herts has in their pot, according to Portal Financial.

But that figure varies widely across the county, with people in Hemel Hempstead having an average of £96,856, while their contemporaries in Tring have just £29,609.

The UK average is a pension pot of £63,387.

Jamie Smith-Thompson, managing director of Portal Financial, said: “Southern counties have the greatest pensioner 
affluence as do some of the popular seaside and countryside locations.”