Tags: Auto-enrolment

Despite the introduction of pension freedoms bringing an increased need for advice, research from online pension adviser Wealth Wizards has revealed that the majority of Brits avoid seeking pension advice. More than half believe that pension advice will be too expensive and an astounding twenty-nine per cent of Brits don’t seek professional advice as they find discussing their finances and pension provision too embarrassing.

New auto-enrolment law introduced as 5m pension milestone reached

If you are over 22 and in work then you may be entitled to extra money from your employer A new government law means that all employers will soon be legally responsible to enrol their staff onto a workplace pension scheme. The new law means that a small percentage of your wage will be paid into…

Employers going above and beyond automatic enrolment pension duties

A new CIPD survey has found that over two thirds (68%) of employers have automatically enrolled eligible workers into a pension scheme and among these, many are contributing significantly more than is legally required to their employees’ pension pots. The survey from the professional body for HR and people development also found that almost half…

Close Brothers Asset Management launches auto enrolment solution for small businesses

Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) has launched a dedicated platform to guide smaller businesses through the auto enrolment process. CloseToMyPension SMART is designed to streamline the auto enrolment process for employers and provide support at every stage, from initial set-up and communications through to project management pre and post-staging. The package offers access to Close…