Given there are no certainties in life apart from death and taxes, it seems a little puzzling that Steve Webb, the pensions minister, is proposing that pensions could, in future, be made ‘money safe'.
As auto-enrolment is rolled out later this year, this appears to mean that all payments, from employer, employee and tax rebates, would provide a guaranteed minimum sum that will be received upon retirement....
The British Medical Association (BMA) has warned chancellor Philip Hammond to reform the NHS pension scheme rules or doctors will reduce their working hours.
The lifetime allowance should be scrapped and replaced with a lower annual allowance, last week's Pensions Buzz respondents said.
Action for Children Pension Fund has outsourced its pensions administration to Trafalgar House.