Finding super in family law splits

Parliament has passed legislation which is designed to improve fairness around superannuation in property settlements. The legislation allows for one…

The MySuper Performance Test

You may have seen the news that the Energy Industries Super Scheme (Pool A) has failed the MySuper Performance Test. While their…

Nominating a beneficiary for your super

Most people are aware that their super will help support their lifestyle in retirement. But if you die, your super…

Breaks from work for caring responsibilities, children or any other reason

There are many reasons you might think about taking time away from work. It’s a big, wide world out there…

Retirement is about more than money

It is easy to make money the focus of your retirement planning. Having your financial plans in place well in…

Do you have enough insurance?

If you’ve ever lodged an insurance claim for anything, you will know the importance of being adequately insured. Ever had…

When retiring early is the norm

There are exceptions, of course, but most people plan to retire eventually. Some people have a particular age in mind.

Federal Budget Update 2021

The focus of this year’s Federal Budget (announced on 11 May 2021) is on initiatives designed to maintain and grown…

Am I on track?

When retirement is years away, it can be hard to see how one lonely number on your annual statement equates…