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Tagged: Automatic Enrolment

Do you know the difference between contractual and auto enrolment pensions?

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published a document offering guidance as it has been announced that many employers are finding it difficult distinguishing between contractual and auto enrolment pensions.

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Matthew Thompson
21 January 2014

Could we see a higher charge cap on auto enrolment pensions?

Last year we wrote about how The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) had set out options for capping charges on auto enrolment pension schemes. These proposals could be pushed back due to Treasury officials lobbying for a higher charge cap.

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Matthew Thompson
16 January 2014

Will your workplace pension meet your retirement needs?

9 out of 10 employees fear that their workplace pension scheme will not provide enough of an income to meet their retirement needs, research has found.

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Matthew Thompson
10 January 2014

7 New Year’s resolutions for your organisation [Free guide]

Well, it’s that time of the year again. The time you sit down and evaluate what you have achieved in the past 12 months are start to look for ways to improve.

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Do you deserve a break this Christmas?

77% of teachers have said their stress levels in work have increased over the last year, a study has found, with pay and pensions being two main factors.

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Matthew Thompson
20 December 2013

Auto enrolment: Over 2 million people are in, but 170,000 will miss out next year

More than 2 million workers have begun saving into a workplace pension scheme as a result of automatic enrolment, according to figures released by The Pensions Regulator. Up to 170,000 people, including 120,000 women, could be excluded from automatic enrolment due to changes in the personal tax allowance.

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Matthew Thompson
18 December 2013

11 automatic enrolment myths & truths [Free guide]

Automatic enrolment is the biggest change to pensions in decades. But with so many people talking about it, it can be difficult to know what is and isn't true.

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Matthew Thompson
17 December 2013

Plan early for auto enrolment to avoid unnecessary costs, CIPD urges

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is urging SMEs to plan ahead for auto enrolment to ensure they get access to the systems and advice they need, while avoiding unnecessary costs.

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Matthew Thompson
12 December 2013

The Pensions Regulator highlights the importance of record keeping

As more and more businesses begin complying with pension auto enrolment. The Pensions Regulator is again urging schemes to improve the quality of their record keeping by correcting errors in “common data” and putting plans in place to improve the quality of “conditional data”.

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Matthew Thompson
10 December 2013

Payroll needs to take responsibility for auto enrolment

Nearly 60% of businesses see payroll as having the primary responsibility for handling workplace pension reforms, an IRIS survey has found.

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Matthew Thompson
9 December 2013
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