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The Queen's Speech at the opening of Parliament has reconfirmed the government's commitment to reforming at-retirement choices for consumers. The latest proposed change from the government is to allow workers to save into Dutch-style collective defined contribution pension funds which they will share with thousands of other members. While this is potentially a lower risk option for workers, how will this change affect people when they come to draw their workplace pension once in retirement? Do you think this latest change is a positive step in encouraging more people to save into a workplace pension? Let us know in our LinkedIn discussion.
From Sunday 1 June 2014 the amount that your clients can invest in Premium Bonds increased from £30,000 to £40,000 giving maximum holders more chances to win tax-free prizes from ERNIE (Electronic Random Number Indicator Equipment).
The change follows the Chancellor's announcement in the Budget that NS&I would help support savers by increasing the Premium Bonds investment limit from £30,000 to £40,000 and increasing the number of £1 million prizes from one to two as from the August draw. A further increase to £50,000 will take place in 2015-16.
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