Cost-cutting proposals would freeze state pensions and public sector pay

York, Nicola
September 2009
Money Marketing;9/17/2009, p13
The article focuses on the possible effects of the cost-cutting measures proposed by the British government to state pensions and public sector pay. According to the Taxpayers' Alliance and the Institute of Directors, the cost-cutting measures would freeze basic state pension for a year by 1.4 billion pounds. It also states the cost-cutting proposals could affect the child benefit and the child trust fund.


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