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You may get a lower pension than you think

The Alexander Forbes Pension Index, which shows projected pensions according to expected returns on retirement savings, paints a sobering picture.

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Umbrella fund rebuild ‘taking too long’

The time it is taking to reconstruct the records of a troubled umbrella provident fund is prejudicing members, the Pension Funds Adjudicator says.

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You may get a lower pension than you think
April 10 2015 at 18:21

The Alexander Forbes Pension Index, which shows projected pensions according to expected returns on retirement savings, paints a sobering picture.

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Umbrella fund rebuild ‘taking too long’
April 2 2015 at 18:39

The time it is taking to reconstruct the records of a troubled umbrella provident fund is prejudicing members, the Pension Funds Adjudicator says.

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Retirement isn’t all about the money
March 27 2015 at 18:18

Financial security is vital in retirement, but having enough money does not in itself guarantee that you will be content.

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Bid to free up unclaimed pension benefits
March 20 2015 at 18:32

The liquidator of a pension fund is attempting to overturn a regulation that effectively ties up unclaimed benefits in perpetuity. The implications of a successful application will be far-reaching.

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Plan to nudge you to preserve retirement savings
March 6 2015 at 19:51

The Treasury’s Olano Makhubela explained to pension lawyers recently the government’s thinking on some deviations from its original plans for retirement reform.

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Retirement funds ‘continue to misbehave’
March 6 2015 at 19:48

Muvhango Lukhaimane, the Pension Funds Adjudicator, recently told pension lawyers that some funds and administrators continue to break the law with impunity.

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Dream of a happy retirement?
February 27 2015 at 20:01

Book now for the one-day Ready Set Retire conference to be held around the country in March.

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You can delay retirement, but not for too long
February 27 2015 at 19:43

Maximum age may be introduced for all funds

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Widow denied pension because she ‘didn’t exist’
February 20 2015 at 20:15

A woman who may have qualified for a pension did not receive anything because her late husband failed to inform the fund he had remarried.

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Your living annuity mustn’t die before you do
February 13 2015 at 20:08

Some smaller asset managers are challenging the prevailing focus on total returns, saying high income yield on an investment is what you need in your retirement.

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