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Category: Employment

Workplace Pensions

You will no doubt be aware of the increasing focus in recent years on the need to ensure that the population as a whole, is making more effort to save for their retirement.  One such move has been the introduction of Auto Enrolment (AE), whereby every employer in the UK must put certain staff into a pension scheme and contribute towards it.  As an employee, your choice is a simple decision of opting in or out of your employers’ scheme.