More than nine out of ten callers to the TUC-organised Pension Power for You helpline want to see the service made permanent according to a Department of Social Security (DSS) evaluation released today (Thursday).
Union reps looking for information on how stakeholding pensions will work when they are introduced in April 2001 will be able to get help from a new TUC phoneline and interactive website from Monday 5 June.
Pension fund power should be used for good (and lets start with Rio Tinto). Workers throughout the world now have a direct influence over how $7 trillion is invested through their role in pension funds. They should use this power to insist on high standards.