Tuesday 24 October 2017

Charlie Weston: Nanny state's pension plan is bitter pill for most of us

Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

NANNY Hanafin, assisted by the two Bossy Brians, was in full swing yesterday. Work for longer, get less tax relief and, by the way, if you are not in a pension we are going to sign you up for one whether you like it or not.

Yes, the 'Nanny State' knows what is good for us and was not shy about telling us yesterday.

Taoiseach Brian Cowen, Finance Minister Brian Lenihan and Minister for Social and Family Affairs Mary Hanafin, have decided many of us have been naughty, not nice.

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