18 Mar 2019
Three-fifths (61.3%) of employees in the UK haven't been given a pay rise in the last 12-18 months, according to research by CV-Library.
Of those who did get a pay rise, almost four in ten (38.6%) received an increase of up to 2%.
13 Mar 2019
Are you confident that you'll have enough money over the course of your retirement?
Research by Nationwide has found that retired people need an average of £885 a month -- almost £400 more than the state pension.
Yet just four in ten (40%) people in middle age have a private pension, and one in…
11 Mar 2019
One in two office workers (51%) don't believe the company's management cares about their working environment, new research has revealed.
What's more, two-thirds (65%) of those questioned said they would consider switching employers to join another that had a better office environment -- underlining…
06 Mar 2019
New research from Canada Life has revealed that almost one in five millionaires aged 45 and over (18%) expect to spend all of their funds in retirement.
In fact, millionaires are slightly more likely to spend all of their funds in their later years than those with less money at their disposal.
04 Mar 2019
April's increase in auto enrolment contributions is unlikely to have a significant impact on the number of people saving into a workplace pension, according to a new analysis by Royal London.
Following last year's increase from 1% to 3%, minimum employee contributions will increase to 5% on 6 April…
27 Feb 2019
Many people in the UK never review the beneficiaries of their financial policies, which means they could end up leaving money to the wrong people.
As relationships and lifestyles evolve, and family structures become more complicated, it's important to update your insurance and pension policies.
25 Feb 2019
Employee benefits aren't just an optional extra that's nice to have. Sometimes, they provide support that enables someone to stay in their job when they have other responsibilities away from work.
20 Feb 2019
New research has uncovered an "alarming" lack of awareness about inheritance tax (IHT).
According to Canada Life's latest annual report on IHT, half (50%) of liable over-45s admitted they were unaware that their main property could be subject to IHT. This is a significant increase from just over…
18 Feb 2019
How can managers help ensure a successful return to work for employees after a period of sickness absence?
Support from managers and colleagues, and a positive attitude, are most likely to enable a long-term return to work, according to a research review led by the University of East Anglia (UEA).