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Lump sums and the Age Pension

Can my Age Pension be affected by a lump sum payment?

Lump sums and the Age Pension

If I receive a lump sum payment, can it be counted as income for my ...

When is your house judged an asset?

Centrelink Q&A: Renting out your usual primary residence

When is your house judged an asset?

Susan is concerned about the Age Pension implications of renting out her house.

How to reapply for the Age Pension

How to reapply for the Age Pension

How to reapply for the Age Pension

Ready to reapply for the Age Pension after losing your entitlements? Here’s how.

Age Pension: 1 July 2018 changes

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Age Pension: 1 July 2018 changes

New Age Pension changes will take effect from 1 July 2018.

Your thoughts on assessing the home

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Your thoughts on assessing the home

YourLifeChoices members have their say on Rice report recommendations.

How upsizing protects your pension

How upsizing protects your pension

How upsizing protects your pension

Retirees are buying bigger homes to protect their pensions and investments.

How Centrelink assesses your super

How Centrelink assesses your super

How Centrelink assesses your super

Centrelink uses a glad bag of rules when assessing super: Here are some of them.

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

From 1 July, new rules will incentivise Australians aged over 65 to grow their super.

Pension thresholds from 20 March 2018

Age Pension: new thresholds from 20 March 2018

Pension thresholds from 20 March 2018

Changes to income and asset thresholds will take effect from 20 March 2018.

Beware implications of downsizing

Beware implications of downsizing

Beware implications of downsizing

Ann sold her home to downsize and deposited the funds in the bank before buying ...

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