Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Frustration over pension scheme

As someone in their fifties, I have never been out of work, I have behaved responsibly, and paid sensible amounts from a early age into pension funds.

My own scenario is that a once-promised amount of c. £15,000 per annum has shrunk to £4,000 when I reach 65.

How dare Hamish McRae (Comment, May 6) say in such a crude manner that people are not self-disciplined enough. I was hard-working when I was younger and still am. Unfortunately, I have no pension worth talking about now.

Self-disciplined probably wasn't the correct attitude to have.

PAUL STEWART

Belfast

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Latest News

Latest Sport

Latest Showbiz