Automatic Enrolment: 7 lessons we’ve learnt from the employers we’ve helped comply

Automatic Enrolment: 7 lessons we’ve learnt from the employers we’ve helped complyThere aren’t many times in life when the benefit of experience and hindsight isn’t useful. However, when it comes to Automatic Enrolment you will probably need to do it once, which means learning as you go. Of course one way around the problem is to use the services of an adviser and tap into their experience. We’ve helped many firms comply with the new rules, so we thought we’d put together seven of the key lessons we’ve learnt. Lesson #1: There’s an ideal ...

Pensions: Five tips if you have got multiple pensions

Metal number 5The days of working for one employer all your life are over. With multiple jobs comes multiple pensions and with most workers due to be Automatically Enrolled into a pension, between now and 2018, the problem is set to get worse. Indeed, research from NOW Pensions has emphasised the problem face by workers: 25% of over 55’s have four or more pensions 60% of over 55’s have had four or more jobs 32% of people said they didn’t know which companies their pensions were held ...