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…
15 Aug 2018
August 15, 2018
The concept of retirement is changing, with growing numbers of people choosing to work past traditional retirement ages, or reduce their hours gradually.
Stopping work on a set date like a 65th birthday is no longer seen as the norm, according to research by Aegon.
13 Aug 2018
August 13, 2018
Young workers in the UK are pessimistic about how much money they will have in retirement but are keen to do what they can to prepare, according to investment advisers State Street.
A survey by the firm found that fewer than one in 10 young workers felt financially prepared…
09 Aug 2018
August 9, 2018
Many employees will see an increase in their total pay this year, according to a survey by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and online recruitment company Indeed.
The survey of 1,020 UK businesses of all sizes and sectors found that 6% of firms will increase pay by more…
08 Aug 2018
August 8, 2018
Pension savers who move out of their employer´s defined benefit scheme risk losing up to seven years of retirement income due to avoidable charges, a new report has warned.
01 Aug 2018
August 1, 2018
High-earning families who don´t register for Child Benefit could end up with a smaller state pension, the Treasury Committee has warned.
Since 2013, Child Benefit is no longer paid to families with a high earner. For couples where one partner earns between £50,000 and £60,000,…