With the growing popularity of SMSFs, this article looks in the other direction and explores the reasons why establishing a SMSF may not be the best idea.
Defined benefit funds are superannuation funds where members’ contributions are pooled instead of being allocated to particular fund members.
Retirement should be a time to wind down and enjoy life, however there are a few important topics often overlooked when planning for retirement. This article explains three of these aspects including re-contribution strategies, death nominations and having a spending policy in place.
Worried about running out of money in old age? We talk to retirement expert and women’s advocate Nicolette Rubinsztein about what women can do now to help their long term financial security.
The Federal Government’s reforms to superannuation are now in effect, with new rules having commenced from 1 July 2017. It’s important to understand how these changes could affect your financial strategy and retirement plans.
If you’re juggling a mortgage and credit cards, plus other debts like a car loan or personal loan, you probably feel like most of your income is being swallowed up by interest payments. But don’t despair: here’s what you can do right now to knock your debt on the head once and for all.