Prospect's pensions officers blog about the issues that exercise their minds.
In the 1989 reworking of Batman, Jack Nicholson’s Joker rained the streets of Gotham City with dollar bills, and belted out the immortal lines:
The UK Government introduced a new state pension for people reaching state pension age from 6 April 2016. But its attempts to “improve people’s understanding of their state pension have had limited success so far” according to a recent report from the National Audit Office.
The Lifetime ISA was something of a rabbit pulled from a hat by George Osborne in what turned out to be the last Budget speech he delivered in March 2016.
A pensions blog written back in June before the Referendum in June, outlined some possible ramifications for defined benefit pension schemes if there was a vote to leave the EU.
Last week I wrote about increasing the cap on compensation from the Pension Protection Fund.