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Race to cash in pension pots could spell retirement disaster. - 2nd October 2017

Bumper pension scheme transfer values are luring thousands of individuals to cash-in their final salary pension pots which could spell disaster for their retirement plans.

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Employee’s reluctance to access pension advice not only a cost issue. - 28th September 2017

In the governments second Finance Bill 2017, a new income tax exemption to cover the first £500 worth of pension advice provided to an employee was introduced.

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Top tips for employees to cut costs and boost savings. - 25th September 2017

It is not uncommon for employees to face financial worries at various stages of their life whether that is dealing with spiralling debt, concerns over retirement savings or simply making the monthly budget work.

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Financial education is key to long-term success of workplace pension scheme. - 22nd September 2017

The long-term success of the current workplace pension regime relies on the provision of financial education and guidance to persuade individuals of the merits of saving more for their retirement.

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Targeting financial education. - 19th September 2017

Ian Hodson, Head of Reward, University of Lincoln, sits down with WEALTH at work to discuss the financial education programmes they have in place.

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An allowance for advice. - 11th September 2017

The Pension Advice Allowance (PAA) became available this April to help individuals pay for the cost of regulated financial advice for retirement.

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Are employees abandoned at-retirement? - 4th September 2017

Jonathan Watts-Lay, Director, WEALTH at work, discusses with Jenny Hammond from PMI TV the pension changes and their impact, how employers and trustees can help when it comes to retirement income options, how to engage employees and what upcoming challenges he expects employers, trustees and employees to face.

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Why helping employees improve their financial wellbeing is essential. - 30th August 2017

Jonathan Watts-Lay, Director, WEALTH at work, sits down with Employee benefits to discuss why helping employees improve their financial wellbeing is essential.

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The winners and losers of the new Tax-Free Childcare system. - 16th August 2017

WEALTH at work, a leading provider of financial education, guidance and advice in the workplace, have outlined below examples of the ‘winner and losers’ of the new Tax-Free Childcare system.

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How to help employees protect their maturing share schemes from tax. - 8th August 2017

WEALTH at work works with many employers to offer financial education to their employees to help them understand the opportunities available to them.

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University of Lincoln – Financial education for employees. - 1st August 2017

Ian Hodson, Head of Reward, University of Lincoln, sits down with WEALTH at work to discuss the financial education programmes they have in place for their employers.

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Saving more now could make a real difference. - 21st July 2017

Following the recommendation by John Cridland, the government has confirmed it will raise the State Pension age from 67 to 68 between 2037 and 2039, seven years ahead of the date range originally planned.

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FCA findings reflect a continued lack of understanding around new pension rules. - 19th July 2017

Over half (53%) of retirees who accessed their defined contribution pensions chose to withdraw their entire pension pots, according to the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) interim findings of its ‘Retirement Outcomes Review’.

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WEALTH at work equipping the next generation of professionals with the skills to thrive in the workplace. - 13th July 2017

Kate Wills, a student at the University of Lincoln has recently completed a three year sponsored scholarship programme at WEALTH at work.

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How income drawdown can be utilised to create a tax efficient retirement income. - 7th July 2017

WEALTH at work has created three fictional case studies to help employees considering income drawdown understand how they can utilise all their savings to create the most tax efficient retirement income.

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