TITLE

Save us from pension folly

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Ian
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;5/21/2009, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how the British government will protect clients from personal account disaster in Great Britain. It is suggested to recognise the Stalinist masterplan to assure that the industry stimulates its full resources to demonstrate that an open-market approach will bring a better result for the electorate. It is said that enforcing mandatory pension contributions by the government will help protect the client from pension folly.
ACCESSION #
41687505

 

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