Scottish Mutual is issuing a marketing pack for IFAs to help their
corporate clients meet the October 8 stakeholder deadline.
The Universal Worksite Pack provides marketing support and guidance.
By the Government's deadline, all firms, except those with fewer than
five employees or whose staff earn under the lower earnings limit, must
offer a stakeholder scheme or a company pension scheme which meets the cri-
teria for exemption. The pack provides details of ScotMut's Universal
stakeholder and non-stakeholder pension products.
A 10-minute video in the pack called, It's Time to Act, features John
Thomson, star of Cold Feet and The Fast Show, explaining the concept of
stakeholder and the importance of saving towards a pension.
The pack also includes a CD-Rom with aids such as IFA and employer
Powerpoint presentations, interactive decision trees and links to Scottish