At a time when entrepreneurship is growing three times faster among women than men, research reveals that women still earn 20 per cent less than their male counterparts, and that gap appears to be widening. This pay gap affects women throughout their working lives and beyond into retirement.
Considering the credit crunch in 2008 and the revelation that bankers hadn’t always been acting with the public’s best interest in mind, it’s no surprise that that banking professionals are some of the least trusted professionals in the country.
45,000 small and micro businesses have their auto-enrolment staging dates in 2015 alone. Over the last two years, auto-enrolment has successfully boosted pensions saving, particularly amongst the youngest workers.