THE TaxPayers' Alliance has called on the Conservatives to prevent their councillors joining the local government pension scheme.
The campaign group said the political party kept talking about the reform of public sector pensions – and said stopping their councillors joining the LGPS would be a "real opportunity" to show their intent....
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NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.
It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.