25 Sep 2018
Age UK is calling for urgent reforms to the divorce process so that private pensions are split fairly when husbands and wives go their separate ways.
25 Sep 2018
Almost three quarters of UK employees admit that their ability to concentrate at work is negatively affected by poor wellbeing, according to research by CABA, a wellbeing charity for chartered accountants.
The survey of 2,000 people found that stress in the workplace is a common concern for…
10 Sep 2018
September 10, 2018
One in four people in the UK will experience a problem with their mental health at some point, making it essential to support those affected in the workplace.
But are UK businesses prepared for this challenge?
05 Sep 2018
September 5, 2018
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has raised concerns about pension savers being encouraged to leave defined benefit (DB) schemes which offer a guaranteed level of retirement income.
Rising costs mean that in recent years firms have been offering people large cash sums to…
03 Sep 2018
September 3, 2018
UK employers care about the financial needs of their employees, but are they doing enough to support them?
In a survey of 200 employers by Barnett Waddingham, 88% said they were concerned about the financial issues their employees are struggling with and agree that there is…
30 Aug 2018
August 30, 2018
More and more people are facing hefty tax bills for breaching the Lifetime Allowance (LTA) for pension savings, according to Wealth at Work, a provider of financial education and guidance in the workplace.
Introduced in 2006, the LTA limits how much you can save in pension…
28 Aug 2018
August 28, 2018
Health and wellness benefits can help motivate employees as well as improve their health, contributing to reduced absence rates in large and small firms alike.
New research for Group Risk Development (GRiD) shows that almost a third (32%) of UK organisations with 250 or more…
22 Aug 2018
August 22, 2018
A new campaign warns consumers to beware of pension scammers after figures revealed that victims lost an average of £91,000 last year.
The Pensions Regulator and the Financial Conduct Authority have launched a joint advertising campaign to raise awareness of highly…
20 Aug 2018
August 20, 2018
Moving abroad for work can be a rewarding, but stressful, experience and many firms are falling short when it comes to providing mental health support.
New research commissioned by The Health Insurance Group has found that only 34% of organisations with employees working…