A book review – the Great Pensions RobberyPosted: July 3, 2010
I’ve just reviewed an excellent book about the parlous state of the British pensions sector. It details the demise of private pensions as well as those in the public sector, hastened by the activities of the New Labour government.
With the Conservative-Liberal government now in power, it seems some of the tough decisions ducked by Labour are now at least being talked about. And the recent decision of the BBC to cut back their final salary scheme might be the first step in an overdue cutting of unsustainably generous public sector pension entitlements.
Anyhow, the review is on the Blogging Bookworm site, where I am guest reviewing for a second time. More here