A major issue of having life insurance when you are a pensioner is the high quotes and premiums on the plans. In South Africa, the minority of pensioners can afford insurance and others just cannot. Pensioners do not get the same income that they are Pensioners do not get the same income that they are used to when they were working, at times it is a lot less than they bargained for.
University students who are studying economics are demanding a change. What is taking place in the real world is not the same thing taught in the classroom. Why is the reality not being covered?
The Post-Crash Economics Society at the University of Manchester has received much coverage for its campaigning, while the Rethinking Economics network is connecting like-minded groups at universities throughout the UK.