PPI response to the Inquiry into pension freedoms

Document type
Discussion paper
Corporate author(s)
Pensions Policy Institute
Pensions Policy Institute
Date of publication
11 October 2017
Social Policy, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion, Older Adults
Social welfare
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This response consists of a write-up from a roundtable that the PPI held in conjunction with JUST exploring current evidence on DC pension savers’ use of pension guidance and its impact so far, the role of pensions guidance and options for improving the current low take-up by DC pension customers.

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