While the primary concern is on health during the COVID crisis, financial wellbeing is crucial as it contributes to employees' overall wellbeing. According to Jeff Phipps, Managing Director at ADP, this is the time for businesses to support employees’ financial wellbeing as many are concerned about their finances.
Published: 5 June 2020
Even the most positive thinking of cancer survivors would struggle to deal with some of the reactions of others when dealing with their illness, according to research undertaken by RedArc Nurses.
Published: 4 June 2020
Some employee benefits are designed to provide financial and emotional support for staff who are absent through ill-health, or to dependants of employees that die, such as group risk benefits (employer-sponsored life assurance, income protection and critical illness).
Published: 13 April 2020
Cancelling any benefit could well be a short-term decision that employers and employees might later deeply regret.
Published: 3 April 2020
Jo Sellick, Managing Director of Sellick Partnership, said, “The data demonstrates exactly how persuasive a good benefits package is for recruitment, and also presents a valuable opportunity for smaller companies and start-ups."
Published: 25 March 2020
Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Spring Statement has provided more clarity for fleets, after delays in the adoption of new company car taxes led to uncertainty in the sector. However, the new rules will mean higher tax bills for some drivers, as Mark Evans, ALD Fleet Consultant, explains
Published: 17 March 2020
96% of companies have been forced to implement new initiatives to deal with higher earners including offering cash alternatives since the tapered tax allowance came into play
Published: 11 February 2020
As 2019 draws to a close and a new year and new decade awaits us, a number of changes to taxation legislation are due to be implemented in 2020. These taxation changes are due to affect those with rental property or second homes as well as impacting estates liable for inheritance tax.
Published: 3 January 2020
Due to the hyperinflationary nature of the Venezuelan economy, Venezuela has been excluded from Latin America regional and global totals. Including Venezuela, the 2020 global average trends would be 7.2 percent, and Latin American average trends would be 14.8 percent.
Published: 15 December 2019
The scheme is separate to the Governments National Living Wage for workers aged 25 and above which currently stands at £8.21 an hour. Newham Council recently increased their hourly rate pay to its contracted home care providers, in order that they can pay their staff, a real London Living Wage.
Published: 22 November 2019