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Centrelink benefits – Just the Age Pension?

Centrelink benefits – Just the Age Pension? Many clients are aware that the Age Pension can provide a stable portion of an individual or couples retirement income. For some, it becomes the primary source of retirement income. However, to some, more beneficial are the additional benefits that are received as a result of becoming eligible for […]

Estate Planning – Just a Will?

Estate Planning – Just a Will? When it comes to managing our affairs during our lifetime, we are all focused on increasing our wealth and hopefully therefore our lifestyle, reducing our taxes to the minimum, and generally getting the best value for the monies we have accumulated. Unfortunately, we can be quite blasé when it […]

Are your finances in shape? Get “money-fit” with these tips

We all know that if we want to keep our bodies fit and in good order it takes some effort – make a decision to commit, get organised and have a battle plan, and then just do it. So why would our financial health and wellbeing be any different?  It doesn’t just happen on its […]

Understanding Managed Funds

Managed Funds

Managed Funds are professionally managed investment portfolios that individuals can buy into. This can provide an individual with access diversification across different asset classes, companies, industries, sectors and countries in an easy to manage, cost effective manner. Different Managed Funds will focus on different underlying investments allowing us to tailor a portfolio to focus on […]

Making the transition to retirement

Making the transition to retirement. Transition to Retirement (TTR) strategies were designed to assist Australians move into retirement, without fully retiring from the workforce. Helping Australians remain in the workforce for longer, it enables an eligible person to begin drawing a pension from their superannuation assets. This can enable a reduction in work hours, such […]