Features

27/02/2019

The Dangers of Payday Loans – What you really need to know

Payday loans play a prominent role within today’s society – providing the ability to quickly borrow a small amount of money, to meet unexpected costs like […]
27/02/2019

The Gig is up for Zero Hours Contracts – or is it?

The emergence of Zero Hours Contracts was heralded a positive innovation with workers given the flexibility to choose their working hours to fit around studies, caring […]
25/02/2019

Edridge Fund update

NAPO AGM news: We had another successful time on the Edridge stall at AGM last year.  We sold all of our Christmas cards and picked up […]
25/02/2019

You couldn’t make it up #7

Don’t worry?  I am NOW! Members in some parts of the NPS received a random email from SSCL telling them they had mistakenly been captured in […]
25/02/2019

A house of cards – the failure of outsourcing

The news that Interserve plc are in financial difficulties has cast doubt on the future of the Transforming Rehabilitation reforms and created further uncertainty among its […]
25/02/2019

Time to spring-clean your finances

Now, with the end of the tax year fast approaching, is a good time to spring-clean your finances, for instance to make sure that your pension […]
29/01/2019

Napo Securing Improvements to how Ill-Health Early Retirement is Managed

Since the probation split, the number of members experiencing problems progressing Ill-Health Early Retirement (IHER) applications has grown significantly. There has been a particular problem in […]
25/01/2019

Understanding the 85 Year Rule

If you joined the Local Government Pension Scheme before 1st October 2006 and your age and length of service add up to 85 or more you […]
04/01/2019

Make the most of your money with Napo Extra

Resolved to take care of the pennies in the New Year? Don’t’ forget that as a Napo member you have access to a wide range of […]
12/12/2018

Who’s who in Napo

There has been a change to Napo’s National Officer Group since AGM. Following the resignation of Denise Mason as National Vice Chair last month and the […]
07/12/2018

Napo AGM Stress Survey results

Health and Safety Committee’s focus at Napo’s AGM was on workplace stress, with a well attended fringe meeting on mental health and wellbeing and the prevention […]
04/12/2018

Stirrings from the South

David Rosenberg, author of Rebel Footprints, a book about London’s radical history, also does labour history walks around the capital. Last month he was leading a […]