# pensions - Today’s News
# pensions - Monday 25 January, 2016
25% more Irish people are covered by a pension plan now however, compared with 2010, according to a new survey.
# pensions - Sunday 10 January, 2016
The GPO Garrison Easter Week, a 30-year labour of love for author Jimmy Wren, aims to say definitively who was present in the landmark building during the seismic events of late April 1916.
# pensions - Monday 7 December, 2015
Full benefit comes after 43 years of contributions.
# pensions - Thursday 22 October, 2015
Wondering whether you need to bite the bullet and sign up for a pension? Eamon Dwyer says the State Pension as we know it, might not exist by the time we retire.
# pensions - Thursday 9 July, 2015
Several former cabinet ministers are in line for pension increases under the new public sector pay deal.
# pensions - Sunday 5 July, 2015
Mick Wallace, Ireland’s asylum system and the Greek referendum had people talking today.
Mary Hanafin has said former ministers should be the “very last” people to get an increase.
# pensions - Thursday 2 July, 2015
The main bone of contention in negotiations between Greece and its creditors has been how to resolve the pension system. But why is it such a huge issue?
# pensions - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
# pensions - Thursday 11 June, 2015
The IMF has pulled its team out of talks with the cash-strapped nation.
# pensions - Thursday 28 May, 2015
A clause should be inserted into the Constitution to ensure pension protection, according to the Professional Insurance Brokers Association.
# pensions - Monday 25 May, 2015
The government wants a universal pension system – but not everyone thinks that’s a good idea.
# pensions - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
The former taoisigh’s annual pensions cannot be cut further, Brendan Howlin has said.
# pensions - Friday 6 March, 2015
Our ageing population will mean that the current State pension will become unsustainable, leaving an uncertain future for many of us.
# pensions - Saturday 28 February, 2015
Thousands were charged significantly more tax than they should have been this month.
# pensions - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
A lack of doctors means the country’s rating for healthcare has plunged.
# pensions - Thursday 15 January, 2015
The union Unite wants to meet the Finance Minister over the issues.
# pensions - Thursday 8 January, 2015
*When the economy gets better and pay goes up.
# pensions - Saturday 3 January, 2015
The demographic pressures on our welfare system are becoming less and less tomorrow’s problem…
# pensions - Sunday 28 December, 2014
Fianna Fáil aren’t happy with the Government’s answer.
# pensions - Saturday 13 December, 2014
The factory in Waterford closed in 2009.
# pensions - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
The workers took on the case when they were laid off from the company in 2009.
# pensions - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The factory in Waterford closed in 2009 with the loss of 1,000 jobs.
# pensions - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Irish funds are taking more risks with pension money… and those holes are growing.
# pensions - Friday 31 October, 2014
The strike is due to continue until 4th of November.
# pensions - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
The levy will be reduced from 2015 and will be abolished at the end of next year.
# pensions - Saturday 23 August, 2014
The workers have been campaigning for five years.
# pensions - Thursday 31 July, 2014
A large number of people have abandoned their plans – are any of you paying for private pensions?
# pensions - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Unite trade union said today the dispute will go to the Labour Relations Commission – and hopefully be resolved.
# pensions - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
# pensions - Friday 27 June, 2014
The company says that its decision to accept the hit will defuse the risk of future strikes.
# pensions - Monday 16 June, 2014
The plan may face problems being passed by Aer Lingus shareholders, however.
# pensions - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Term limits for ministers, performance-related pay, and giving everyone a say on the Budget… The Reform Alliance has a lengthy political wish-list.
# pensions - Friday 2 May, 2014
A trade union called any increase would be “very strange”.
# pensions - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
TCD finance professor says that gold can act as an investment safety blanket in rough economic times.
# pensions - Monday 14 April, 2014
There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.
# pensions - Monday 7 April, 2014
Minister Brendan Howlin has revealed that 35 receive pensions worth €100,000, with five of those being €118,000.
The UK governmen will now allow all retirees from defined contribution (DC) schemes to take all their money as tax free or taxable cash
# pensions - Friday 4 April, 2014
A recent landmark ruling contains lessons that other pension scheme trustees and employers must learn from, writes Samantha McConnell.