UK - Young people view the pensions crisis as their third biggest work-related concern, a survey by Amicus reveals.
The union’s survey based on a poll of 1300 under 35-year-olds at the Glastonbury Festival, found that 14% saw pensions as their biggest concern, behind “working to live, not living to work”(27%) and “taking on the global giants” (20%).
Females can expect to live a greater number of years in poor health than males, according to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) for 2015 to 2017.
Scottish higher-rate taxpayers will benefit from more pensions tax relief than workers on the same salary anywhere else in the UK as income tax bands continue to diverge.
Schemes risk breaking the law and being forced to wind up as The Pensions Regulator (TPR) warns some may be master trusts but do not know so.
As a hectic 2018 draws to an end, Jonathan Stapleton wishes readers a quieter 2019.