Ignorance is no excuse on pensions
Published 28/07/2015 | 02:30
Facts do not cease to be just because we ignore them - and they often have a nasty habit of revealing themselves down the line as painful truths.
Thus, the revelation that 66pc of older members of private pension schemes either don't know how much they will receive or whether their pension will be paid monthly or as a lump sum is troubling.
The alarming state of national ignorance regarding pensions has been revealed in an ESRI report