Venturing to retire: boosting the long-term savings and retirement security of the self-employed

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Report
Author(s)
Dellot, Benedict; Wallace-Stephens, Fabian
Publisher
RSA
Date of publication
1 April 2018
Subject(s)
Trends: economic, social and technology trends affecting business
Collection
Business and management
Material type
Reports

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Less than 1 in 5 self-employed people are currently contributing to a personal pension, and most tend to put away too little and at too late an age.

This report, produced in partnership with Etsy, aims to look afresh at how this problem might be tackled. In doing so, it looks not only at how to encourage the self-employed to begin saving, but at how they might be supported to save enough, as well as how they might access those savings responsibly during both during and after retirement.

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