Scottish Pensions Bulletin

thumbnail of Pension newsletter Your pension newsletter (no.63) is out. Read how:

  • Pension funds are slashing employer contributions, which UNISON believes may put workers futures at risk.
  • UNISON Scotland has complained to Edinburgh City Council about their pension committee playing politics with workers pensions.
  • Thousands of care workers will have breathed a sigh of relief after the Scottish Government announced that care staff will not be transferred out of local authorities, as part of the National Care Service.
  • The NHS pension scheme is also being revalued – this is a legal requirement. Early indicators suggest that there will be a slight increase in employer contributions and no impact in member contributions

Also read about Rogue Employers, Government Interference and Caseworker Corner answers your pension questions.