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How is your super assessed?

How is super assessed when applying for the pension?

How is your super assessed?

Jan is approaching retirement and isn’t sure how her super will be assessed.

The sweet spot and super failings

The sweet spot, super failings and where to next

The sweet spot and super failings

Economist Sean Corbett explains the sweet spot and why the superannuation system is failing.

Tax owing after Dad’s death

‘What are the tax implications for Mum after Dad’s death?’

Tax owing after Dad’s death

After the death of his father, Ken is helping his mother put financial assets in ...

Bad funds to be named and shamed

Bad funds to be named and shamed

Bad funds to be named and shamed

ASIC has given the AFCA approval to name financial firms in its determinations.

‘Why was my pension cut?’

‘Why has my pension payment been reduced?’

‘Why was my pension cut?’

Max’s pension has been cut from $574 a fortnight to just $220, and he wants ...

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry wants to sell his home and has questions about what to do with the ...

Calls to change inheritance laws

Calls to change inheritance laws

Calls to change inheritance laws

Australia is one of only seven OECD countries without any inheritance, estate or gift taxes. ...

The problem with the assets test

Expert reveals the real problem with the pension assets test

The problem with the assets test

A better designed assets test would ensure that we didn’t penalise thrift.

Why poor super funds are surviving

Why poor super funds are surviving

Why poor super funds are surviving

Australians must have online super comparison tool, says watchdog.

Aussies fear super shortfall

Aussies fear super shortfall

Aussies fear super shortfall

Just 19 per cent of Australians expect to be able to live comfortably off their ...

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