People are oblivious to this.
Why are low paid workers and zero-hours contract employees excluded?
Bogus self-employment will be encouraged so that employers avoid the 6% contribution
Who will manage this overall - the private sector or the public sector? The private sector are rubbing their hands already.
What do you mean by high risk, low risk and medium. People lost their pension funds due to austerity.
We have had public consultations but they were mainly attended by boffins.
But we are also running focus groups.
The Minister wants the public to attend these meetings but we can't get the public excited about pensions
We had some at the Dublin forum which was very interesting. It was interesting to hear what ordinary people think.
We have about 40 submissions so far. Short ones mainly from individuals.
Women are disproportionately represented lower on the income groups so are more likely to fall below the €20,000 earnings limit.