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WORKERS HAVE SIX MONTHS TO FIND AVERAGE OF £572

Monday, October 8, 2018

On 6 April 2019, the minimum contribution for workers in an auto enrolled pension jumps from 5% to 8%, with employers paying 3% (up from 2%) and workers paying 5% (up from 3%). That jump of 2% for workers equates to an extra £572[i] a year for anyone earning the UK’s average salary.  While there is...

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Protect yourself from pension scams

Monday, September 3, 2018

There has been a lot of focus in the news recently about the growing number of people falling prey to scams designed to target pension savings. Welplan Pensions is pleased to support a campaign being run by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Pensions Regulator, aimed at increasing awareness of...

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Bruce Kirton: Why current DC communication is ‘not fit for purpose’

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Bruce Kirton believes current DC communication strategies are not fit for purpose. Here he explains how forward-thinking master trusts and advisers are working together to help employees save more effectively for their future. The introduction of retirement freedom and choice has made effective...

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Updates to Privacy Notices

Thursday, May 24, 2018

  Welplan is committed to ensuring that your data is protected and we have recently updated our privacy policy to provide you with more information about how we process your personal data and your associated rights.    The ways in which we collect and use your data have not changed, but to...

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To move, or not to move?

Friday, April 27, 2018

Employers should take the opportunity to ask whether they are getting value for money from the fees they pay to their pension administrator; and whether they are getting good – and personal – service. Examples of useful questions to ask include: Does my pension provider make it easy to upload...

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