The Guide To New State Pension

Whether you’re on the cusp of lifting your state pension, a fully paid up pensioner, or just planning your retirement, it’s something we all have to think about at some point in our lives.

For many of us, retirement represents a unique opportunity where we have time on our hands, freedom from the drudgery of work and child rearing to live out an adventure that we always dreamed of.

The Time For Auto Enrolment Is Now

Pensions law for employers is changing. It is very important, as an employer, that you understand what you need to do and by when to avoid a fine.
The new pension regulations default scheme
Under the Pensions Act 2008, all employers regardless of how many people they employ, must auto-enrol their employees on a workplace pension scheme.

Thousands warned their pension may be at risk

Workers who were automatically enrolled into a pension at work may lose their savings.
Thousands of people who have been enrolled into a pension scheme at work could lose all their savings. The Pensions Regulator says the problem lies in the fact that some 'master trust' pension schemes may be too small to survive, while some may be being run by people who are not up to the task.