The rising cost of social care is expected to be a principal focus of the Conservative's 2017 general election manifesto when it is launched later today, according to reports from both the BBC and the Financial Times.
The FT reported Prime Minster Theresa May (pictured) would announce "plans to cut the costs of caring for an ageing Britain in tough reforms that will hit millions of wealthier pensioners, many of them Conservative voters". The Conservative party also intends to scrap the ‘triple lock', which currently guarantees annual rises in the state pension of at least 2.5%, as well as its planned cap on the amount an individual is expected to pay towards social care, with domestic care having for the first...
There are just two weeks to go until the COVER Protection and Health Summit 2017 takes place.
Zurich has launched a website for employee benefits consultants, advisers and employers.
VitalityHealth and Nuffield Health have launched a joint venture to provide large employers with a health and engagement solution for their entire workforce.
Over two thirds of the UK adult population either hasn't purchased any life insurance (57%) or doesn't know whether they have or not (11%), research from LifeSearch has found.