This briefing sets out the evidence presented by the Resolution Foundation to the House of Commons in the Second Reading of the Pensions Bill.
The Resolution Foundation welcomes the Thoresen Review of Generic Financial Advice’s (GFA) Interim Report. In particular it welcomes the Review’s intentions to carry out out a local level analysis of existing advice provision. This is important to fully harness the potential of existing local trust relationships, brands and market coverage of hard to reach groups.
This briefing sets out the evidence from a new poll commissioned by the Resolution Foundation from YouGov. The poll suggests that people in the UK are in a poor state of financial health, with parents in particular concerned about how their children will cope with the financial decisions they will face and large numbers of … Continued
This briefing draws on the conclusions from the Foundation’s seminar held on 23 May 2007 to discuss generic financial advice and personal accounts, as well as the Foundation’s wider work on this issue.
This briefing presents the Foundation’s response to the Government’s Personal Accounts White Paper. It explains that we welcome the chance to respond to the Government’s proposals for a new system of Personal Accounts. Personal accounts are a crucial tool in ensuring people on lower incomes save enough for retirement and we support the overall direction … Continued
This briefing sets out the Foundation’s response to the Thoresen Review’s ‘Call for Evidence’.