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Searching for: researcher is "joseph rowntree foundation (jrf)"

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Preparing for later life; working longer and saving more
Preparing for later life; working longer and saving more
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)
Jan 2016 United Kingdom Taxation, Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Advisers
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has published a report on saving for later life, which reveals that low earnings and insecure work restrict opportunities to save for pensions. It also found that there was support for linking pay increases to contribution increases, simplifying pension information and the redistribution of pension tax relief.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jan 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

6095409D   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion 2013
Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)
Dec 2013 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has published a report which reveals that the proportion of pensioners in poverty has fallen to 14% - its lowest for almost 30 years.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2013 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

608117C3   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Monitoring poverty and social exclusion in Northern Ireland
Monitoring poverty and social exclusion in Northern Ireland
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)
May 2012 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement, Longevity
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has published a report entitled "Monitoring poverty and social exclusion in Northern Ireland", which shows that 21% of pensioners in Northern Ireland live in poverty. The report also reveals that pensioners in Northern Ireland are more likely to be entirely reliant on state support for their income than those in Great Britain, with 40% of single pensioners and 25% of couples relying entirely on state pension and pension credit, compared to 20% and 5% in the UK as a whole. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> May 2012 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

65684665   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Majority of Britons "won't worry too much about leaving an inheritance"
Majority of Britons "won't worry too much about leaving an inheritance"
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)
19 Jul 2005 United Kingdom Savings, Pensioners & Retirement
A survey conducted by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) shows that people tend to take a relaxed view over inheritance issues, with many pensioners rejecting the idea that older people should be careful with their money. Little more than a quarter of those surveyed who had the potential to make a bequest said they would deliberately budget to do so.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jul 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

D43011D9   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Over 50s require greater choice and control over work and retirement decisions
Findings from research projects on the transition between work and retirement
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)
Dec 2003 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement
This research maintains that Britain’s expanding population of 50 and 60 year olds need more choice and control over their work and retirement options. It also insists that policy measures to enable more people to continue working past retirement age do not mean forcing everyone to ‘work until they drop’.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

75191573   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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