Tag Archives: Retirement

retirement savings gap

Finances vs lifestyle – The ‘chicken and egg’ of Retirement planning

Research conducted by Jelf: LaterLife has found that 57% of employed people over 55 have already considered their retirement finances. It’s certainly a concern that this means 43% of over…

retirement savings gap

Retirement savings gap between men and women

Women are still not saving as much as men for retirement, with the retirement savings gap remaining largely unchanged from last year. Research conducted by Jelf: LaterLife has found that…

retirement support

Employers are still not getting retirement support right

Research conducted by Jelf: LaterLife has found that only 24% of people believe that their employer offers them the retirement support they need, and a further 45% couldn’t say if…

employee retention

Employee retention: Beating the skills shortage

It’s no secret that we’re living longer than ever. In the decade to 2015, the number of centenarians in the UK rose by 65% compared to the previous ten years[1]….

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Lee Coles, head of Jelf life after work, reveals why he’s less than enthusiastic about the recent ONS data on over 50s workers

The number of over-50s still at work has hit record levels: 302 in every 1,000 adult employees is now over this threshold, according to data from the Office for National…

A downhill stroll?

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have this morning published new research which once again demonstrates how the prospect of retirement is changing for older workers. As we have…

Past issue or future problem?

One of the key findings in the 2014 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey has been widely reported this month in the HR and trade media.  Yet the topic – the abolition of the Default Retirement…