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Financial Education – The employer view:

As regular attendees at our larger London events will know, we often ask the audience for their views on topical Employee Benefit (EB) issues.  In this way we hope to shine a…

Two sides of the same coin?

According to the DWP, the number of older employees (those aged between 50 and State Pension Age) is set to rocket.  This grouping currently represents 26% of the working age population,…

An Income Tax and NI merger?

It’s a measure of how long this blog has been in existence, that for the second time in successive days I can refer to posts from several years ago. Today’s…

Going Dutch?

Some random thoughts from yours truly regarding the recent pension proposals in The Queen’s Speech (via the following link to the Mindful Money site):  Are we really going dutch on pensions?…

Retirement guidance survey

Luck, rather than judgement, ties this post rather nicely to my earlier missive today. Our sister company, LaterLife Learning, has just launched a survey aimed at employees (or recent retirees)…

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The Charges Consultation: How many employers should take action?

As followers of this blog will be aware, the DWP’s Better Workplace Pensions Consultation presented some fairly significant new challenges to employers with regard to Auto-Enrolment (AE) duties.  For more information on…

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The HWS: No news is…

It’s often said that “no news is good news”.  My experience of the employee benefits world suggests this aphorism is often very far from the truth.  And in the case…

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The Auto-Enrolment charges cap: The “unknown unknowns”

A quote from American politician Donald Rumsfeld is often cited to expand on business complexities.  For those (very few) people who are still not familiar with the quote, below is…

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Vote for me! (please)/ My manifesto

As many of our followers will be aware, I am not of the opinion that the words “Pensions” and “Personality” sit well together in any given sentence. Yet I have been charged…

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Our latest research…

Jelf Employee Benefits issued a press release this week based on our latest seminar research findings. This research focused on two new Government initiatives, the Health and Work Service (HWS), and…