Your New Pension Rights - A Guide to Auto-enrolment
Saving for retirement is a big issue for Usdaw members.
State retirement benefits alone will not guarantee us a decent
standard of living in retirement. That is why Usdaw supports
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2012 was a milestone year for the workplace
pension rights of millions of UK workers.
The need to save for our retirement is greater than ever but at
the same time we know that over the last few years incomes have
been squeezed by low wage growth and high inflation.
If we are going to have to put money aside for retirement then we
need assistance to help us build up a decent pension pot and that
is where the 2012 Workplace Pension Reforms come in.
These reforms have been described as the most radical change to
workplace rights since the introduction of the National Minimum
Wage. We agree and that is why Usdaw is giving its full backing to
the introduction of the reforms and encourages you to support them
Our Reps have done fantastic work over the last few years by taking
Pensions Awareness campaign into workplaces all over the
Now we need to give our members the facts about the new reforms and
make sure that they don’t lose out by not taking advantage of their
new pension rights.
Want to learn more about auto-enrolment? Watch our video
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Your New Pension Rights - A Guide to Auto-enrolment was
correct at date of publication April 2014.