Why every retiree needs a financial planner

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Head of Retirement Income Research at Challenger, Aaron Minney is the man who knows how retirement income really works. Today he makes a case for the need for a financial planner and explains why this is important for all retirees – not just those with large nest eggs.

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Total Comments: 2
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    This has come at the perfect time for me at 59 & at a cross road in my life at mome (may not have job for much longer) & was considering financial advice/strategic planner & realizing how much they (& the govt, etc) take from our hard earned money in fees, etc. I was told by my super fund that a Strategic Planner would cost me around $4000 to give me some guidance on how to access my super & options related! Seems outrageous to me (& then I’m betting the hard decisions are left to me anyway & I’m at fault if I muck it up anyway!)

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    Agree, it is wrong after paying taxes all these years that we can be treated so poorly in retirement. And to top it all off if we need a nursing home in our later years we get ripped off by them as well !!



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