The Equality Commission of Northern Ireland has just completed a survey of 906 women with children, and come to the shocking conclusion that half of them believe that motherhood had a negative effect on their career.
PENSIONS and social care are high on the agenda, especially after the Chancellor’s autumn statement, but how can you prepare for later life while there is so much uncertainty surrounding who foots the bill? We’ve written a lot about pensions and the cost of care over the last few months, and with good reason.
IF you ever wanted any more convincing that we now live in the so-called 'post-truth era', then just take a look at what happened in America, where Donald Trump, the poster boy of post-truth, has been elected as President.
With news that the Pensions Regulator is calling for more power to protect workers, how can this make sure that our company pension is safe? Pensions are never far from the news, and now the pensions regulator is asking for new powers to stop final-salary pension schemes being dumped when companies are sold.