Tag Archives: financial education

retirement support

Pension newbies’ knowledge gap exposed as SMEs begin AE process, says Jelf Employee Benefits

Anecdotal evidence from Jelf Employee Benefits’ financial education workshops highlights a larger than anticipated knowledge gap amongst younger (aged 22-30) employees across the UK – many of whom have never…

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Jelf Employee Benefits launches new online e-learning courses

Jelf Employee Benefits has launched two e-learning courses to help employees get in control of their finances, plan effectively for the future and prepare for retirement: Early Life Financial Education…

retirement support

ONS figures highlight the need for tailored workplace financial education for young people according to Jelf Employee Benefits

In its study ‘Young people’s well-being and personal finance: 2013-2014’* released in May 2016, the AOffice of National Statistics has revealed that in comparison to older people, young people remain…

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Helping employees retire

It’s easy to forget the employees in your business who are about to or are nearing retirement, because they are getting ready to leave the company, but it’s important to…

Money Advice Service to be absorbed into a new Government service

In the Chancellor’s recent Budget announcement it was confirmed that the free and impartial Money Advice Service set up by the Government is to be abolished and replaced with a…

Financial Education is vital for all employees

Although changes to pension tax reliefs have been scrapped for now, there are still changes that have been made to pension legislation that can affect many employees. The changes to…

Lifetime ISAs: creating a need for education

Following the Budget announcement on 16th March individuals under the age of 40 will be able to open a “Lifetime ISA” from April 2017. Lifetime ISAs (LISAs) are designed to…

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Post Budget, Jelf Employee Benefits calls for employer tax incentives on all types of financial education not just pensions advice

Jelf Employee Benefits is calling for greater tax incentives to encourage employers to offer financial education on a variety of topics, not just on pensions and retirement planning advice. With…

Family friendly?

This is one of those weeks when many working parents are taking annual leave from their employment. Many are of course doing so as a lifestyle choice to spend quality time with…

Financial Education in the Workplace

Over the last few years the topic of workplace Financial Education has finally (and rightly) come to the fore in the world of employee benefit provision. One of the principle tenets…