Employee Benefits

An up date on all things employee benefits, covering the latest developments impacting you and your employees.

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Potential RPI change to hit private pensions

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has launched a consultation on changing a key inflation formula to which private pensions are linked, in a move that could see savers getting…

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UK employees lack knowledge of pensions

The start of the UK’s auto-enrolment scheme has recently been the focus of much attention, leaving people who already save for a pension out of the spotlight. However, new research…

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Auto enrolment launches for large employers

The beginning of October saw the start of a brand new approach to UK pension saving. The launch of auto-enrolment aims to encourage British workers to start putting aside money…

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Parents Could Use Pension Pots To Secure Children’s Mortgage Under New Government Plans

The government is planning to provide a boost to home ownership by allowing parents to tap their pension pots to help their children buy homes or get a mortgage, Deputy…

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Half of employees in the dark about auto enrolment

More than half of UK employees are unaware of the scheme that will see them automatically enrolled in a workforce pension scheme, according to new research from financial services firm…

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Changes to Auto Enrolment legislation…

This post is really a shot prequel to my post earlier today. At the useful presentation by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) yesterday, it was mentioned that the Department of Work and Pensions…