It was a shame Steve Webb wasn’t at last night’s excellent witness seminar on “Thatcher’s Pensions reforms”. He would have made an able replacement for Norman Fowler who has been in bed all week with a Lergi (get well soon). 694 more words
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Everybody knows that the pension tax-relief system is heavily weighted in favour of the have’s who get big income tax incentives. It is weighted against the low waged who can get excluded from contribution incentives altogether. 1,396 more words
(Rival) consultancy LCP and insurer Royal London have joined up to produce a paper calling for it to be mandatory for trustees to provide members with the option to take part of their DB pension as pension and part as a cash equivalent transfer. 1,183 more words
Well you may not find it news, but I do. I started out in 1984 selling pension policies to people who I met in Oxford Street and again at their homes. 737 more words
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Here’s that Royal London press release, calling for State Pensions to be reduced and contributions to private pensions to increase.
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Royal London has set out a three point plan for the key pension priorities of an incoming government, including a ‘middle way’ on the triple lock.