I heard a horror story the other day about poor structuring. Let’s just call this person Wayne Structureless for simplicity. Wayne has shares in a very profitable small business in his own name.
Now that the proposed $1.6 million pension transfer balance cap is law, I thought it best to explain.
It is now compulsory for organisations to provide notice to regulators and affected individuals in the event of a data breach. I know Mr Trump likes Mr Putin but he hasn’t yet asked Vladimir how he should try and control his citizens to not hack into and upset so many organisations in western democracies.
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Insurance is all about protecting what you have now and what you need to have in the event of the unexpected. As you travel through life, the protection you need is likely to change. The key to selecting the right insurance is understanding your present needs and making sure you have both the right sort and level of cover.
One of the most tax-effective ways to boost your retirement savings is to put additional money into your super – and once you know how the caps on super contributions work, you can take advantage of the available tax concessions.
Changes to the assets test have come into effect as of 1 January 2017 and could impact anyone who qualifies for the age pension. If you are currently 65 years of age or more, you must undergo an income test and an assets test in order to determine whether you are eligible to receive an age pension payment from the Federal Government.
If you or a loved one is experiencing a loss of independence, you may be able to maintain a sense of control.
Ever feel like you're drowning in a sea of paper? Tame the paperwork today and reap the rewards tomorrow. Life can be complicated enough without all the administrative paperwork that often accompanies it. This is particularly true when it comes to your personal finances.
Property is always a hot topic of conversation whether it’s on the news media or at backyard barbeques, everyone seems to be talking property prices. Fuelling the conversation is the news that property prices in Melbourne and Sydney reached new peaks last September.
Overspent in 2016? Here’s how to put your finances back on track – and even get ahead.