Automatic Enrolment: 6 tips to help you choose the right pension scheme

Automatic Enrolment: 6 tips to help you choose the right pension schemeTo comply with the Automatic Enrolment rules employers have to make a series of difficult decisions and none are harder than deciding which pension scheme to choose. It’s unlikely you are a pension expert, but unless you decide to outsource your Automatic Enrolment project to an adviser, that’s exactly what you will need to become. So how do you go about choosing the right scheme? What factors should you take into account? What are the pitfalls you should look out for? Here are six ...

Automatic Enrolment: Charge cap to be delayed

Auto EnrolmentA proposed cap on pension charges, which would have saved workers millions of pounds has been delayed for at least a year, according to reports this morning. Over the next few years millions of workers are set to be automatically enrolled into workplace pensions. To protect workers from high fees and improve the income available to them in retirement, a cap on charges, to be introduced in April, had been proposed....

Retirement: Pension industry fights back after Milliband attack

Ed Milliband, leader of the Labour opposition, has launched a stinging attack on the UK pension industry, bringing a furious response from trade bodies and industry experts. In a speech last week Mr Milliband said that the pension industry was the next “massive issue” following banking and phone hacking scandals, citing “rip off” high charges. Are you worried about how much you are paying for your pension? Our advisers can help...