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    UK | Pension Wise – but just how pension wise will the advisers be?

UK | Pension Wise – but just how pension wise will the advisers be?

Jan 28, 2015|Defined Contribution Retirement Savings, Wealth|

Key to the success of the guidance guarantee service is ensuring that those delivering it have enough experience and knowledge about pensions.

UK | Why Cashing in Your Annuity is Wrong

Jan 6, 2015|Legislation and Regulations, Wealth|

Providers of annuities are unlikely to want to take on any great risk in cashing in their policies, so the terms of any cash in are in all probability not going to be good for pensioners.

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    US | 8 + 8 Resolutions for Retirement Plan Sponsors and Participants in 2015

US | 8 + 8 Resolutions for Retirement Plan Sponsors and Participants in 201...

Dec 22, 2014|Retirement Readiness, Wealth|

2015 is the year of the sheep according to the Chinese calendar. Here are some New Year’s resolutions for plan sponsors and participants who prefer not to follow the herd when it comes to retirement programs.

UK | Smoking and the Workplace

Dec 19, 2014|Health, Legislation and Regulations, Wellness|

The conscientious employer should be banning e-cigarettes from the workplace and take a more active role than just signposting employees to where they can get help.

UK | Error in the current Pension Schemes Bill

Dec 18, 2014|Defined Contribution Retirement Savings, Legislation and Regulations|

If the defect in the Bill is not rectified, there will now be a surplus or shortfall on almost every transfer from a DC pension scheme.