Category Archive for "Pre Retireee"

How to rebuild your super after a COVID-19 withdrawal

Mar 29 2021

The Federal Government allowed Australians affected by COVID-19 to access some of their superannuation during much of 2020. For many people, the…

5 tips for creating your own good fortune this Lunar New Year

Mar 08 2021

The Lunar New Year began on 12 February and we ushered in the year of the Ox. Ancient Lunar New Year traditions…

Is $1m enough to retire?

Feb 01 2021

A million dollars is a figure that’s often cited as the amount you need to retire. But while $1 million doesn’t go…

How to budget for your social life in retirement

Jan 13 2021

Have you considered what’s on the agenda, such as how often you see yourself eating out and whether you want to travel…

3 golden rules that make saving for retirement easier

Jan 03 2021

If you’ve thought about how much money you need to save so you can retire comfortably, it might feel a little daunting.…

Boost your super in the lead up to retirement

Nov 09 2020

As you approach retirement, it could be a good idea to consider giving your super a boost. If you’re looking at retiring…

Understanding the Age Pension income and assets test

Nov 02 2020

Understanding how the age pension works, if you’re eligible, and how much you could receive can help you plan in the lead…

Ways to help reduce your debts before you retire

Oct 26 2020

As your working life draws to a close, your social life and recreational activities don’t have to. If you’re anxious about money…

Considerations when downsizing your home

Oct 19 2020

If you’re thinking of downsizing your home before or during retirement, there are a number of factors to think about, from super…

Money lessons I wish were taught at school

Sep 11 2020

Watching my school aged daughter recently I was reminded that there’s a big shift afoot with our next generation and I’d like…