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Pensions minister: ‘MPs have already lost out, so might you’

Shared from on 20 March 2017

When it comes to “final salary” pensions we can’t rest on our laurels

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Pensions minister: ‘MPs have already lost out, so might you’

Shared from on 20 March 2017

When it comes to “final salary” pensions we can’t rest on our laurels

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‘DWP must communicate better after smashing pension hopes’

Shared from on 11 January 2016

MPs have today told the Department for  Work and Pensions (DWP) that it urgently needs to improve the information it sends to people reaching retirement age, after evidence showed that many women are confused over their state pension entitlement.

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‘DWP must communicate better after smashing pension hopes’

Shared from on 11 January 2016

MPs have today told the Department for  Work and Pensions (DWP) that it urgently needs to improve the information it sends to people reaching retirement age, after evidence showed that many women are confused over their state pension entitlement.

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‘DWP must communicate better after smashing pension hopes’

Shared from on 11 January 2016

MPs have today told the Department for  Work and Pensions (DWP) that it urgently needs to improve the information it sends to people reaching retirement age, after evidence showed that many women are confused over their state pension entitlement.

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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Depressed man killed himself as a direct result of DWP’s ‘fit to work’ ruling, coroner finds

Shared from on 21 September 2015

A coroner has concluded for the first time that a man with severe mental illness killed himself as a direct result of being found “fit to work” by the Government’s outsourced disability assessors.

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More than 2,300 died after fit for work assessment

Shared from on 28 August 2015

Some 2,380 people have died after being found fit for work and losing benefits, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) figures show.

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More than 2,300 died after fit for work assessment

Shared from on 28 August 2015

Some 2,380 people have died after being found fit for work and losing benefits, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) figures show.

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Mental health workers protest over new clinic above jobcentre

Shared from on 26 June 2015

Critics say London move comes dangerously close to government proposal to give psychological treatments to the unemployed.

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Frank Field elected Work and Pensions Committee chairman

Shared from on 18 June 2015

Former Labour welfare reform minister Frank Field has been elected as the new Work and Pensions Committee chairman.

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Workplace pension numbers dropped

Shared from on 6 January 2014

"Less than a quarter of people in their 20s were putting money into a private sector workplace pension before the Government's landmark retirement saving scheme was launched, analysis shows."

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Pension plan to save salary-linked schemes

Shared from on 7 November 2013

Salary-linked workplace pensions will disappear unless action is taken to make the schemes cheaper for employers, a minister has warned.

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