Hank Jongen

About Author
Hank Jongen is the human face of Centrelink, a government agency on behalf of the Department of Human services, responsible for $100 billion in funds, 40,000 staff and 99% of the Australian population at some stage or another

ALL ARTICLES FROM Hank Jongen

Government
How not to fall foul of this Centrelink rule

How not to fall foul of this Centrelink rule

Services Australia general manager reveals the most common misunderstanding.

Centrelink – Services Australia
What happens to your Age Pension if you win the lotto?

What happens to your Age Pension if you win the lotto?

How you take your winnings will affect your pension differently.

Centrelink News
Centrelink boss tells how to ensure benefits are paid promptly

Centrelink boss tells how to ensure benefits are paid promptly

Hank Jongen details what you should be checking at the start of a new year.

Centrelink – Services Australia
Services Australia offering extra support for older Aussies

Services Australia offering extra support for older Aussies

Services Australia chief outlines the new face-to-face services being rolled out.

Centrelink News
How your superannuation affects the Age Pension

How your superannuation affects the Age Pension

Services Australia chief explains how lump sum withdrawals affect the Age Pension.

Centrelink News
How selling and downsizing affect your Age Pension

How selling and downsizing affect your Age Pension

If you're a retiree, there might come a time when you decide to sell your home.

Allowable Earnings
What you need to know about earning an income on the pension

What you need to know about earning an income on the pension

Any income you earn could have an effect on how much Age Pension you receive.

Centrelink
What services and payments are available for grandparents?

What services and payments are available for grandparents?

Read this if you have taken on the responsibility of caring for your grandchildren.

Age Pension
Centrelink support when you lose a loved one

Centrelink support when you lose a loved one

Hank Jongen offers advice on the records that need updating when you lose a partner.

Centrelink
Where to access free, confidential financial information

Where to access free, confidential financial information

Services Australia offers a number of free specialist services for all Aussies.

Age Pension
Does living in a granny flat, caravan or boat affect your pension?

Does living in a granny flat, caravan or boat affect your pension?

Centrelink chief Hank Jongen explains how your living set-up can affect your pension.

Centrelink
How Services Australia revalues your market-based investments

How Services Australia revalues your market-based investments

Hank Jongen explains how and when your market-based investments are revalued.

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